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Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria

Via Giuseppe de Nava 26, 89123, Reggio Calabria, Italy
+39 0965 898272
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Worth it just for the Riace Bronzes

No-one who has any interest in Ancient Greek history and culture should miss this museum. Yes, the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Molepolole
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Vayrac, France
Its really cool

Go there to learn a lot about the past, the museum is full of things to see, and I had a great time... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Luca C
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
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“top floor” (5 reviews)
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Via Giuseppe de Nava 26, 89123, Reggio Calabria, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No-one who has any interest in Ancient Greek history and culture should miss this museum. Yes, the two bronze figures are stunning (and humbling in their skilled artistry) but there is so much more to see. The contents of the graves - exquisite jewellery, for...More

Thank Molepolole
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Go there to learn a lot about the past, the museum is full of things to see, and I had a great time visiting it. Probably would suggest to go and visit it without kids, since the time required to read all the things is...More

Thank Luca C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

You cannot miss this museum, just for the Greek Riace Bronzes, but not only! There are a lot of historical items, the museum has been renewed recently and now appears really impressive.

Thank Ninoccia
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We came to Reggio Calabria specifically to see the Riace Bronzes and they didn't disappoint us. The museum is excellent and you are able to get very close to the Bronzes, it's definitely worth a visit

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 2 June 2017

You do not need to know anything about Greek sculpture to be impressed by the Riace bronzes. "Wow!" is the immediate effect they have. Do not mss the introductory film, however, if you can. The bookshop has a short, very informative booklet on just the...More

Thank Barry C
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

It is with great pleasure that I can finally say that my hometown has a Museum worthy of its exhibits! The 'new' Museum has been a long time in the making, but it is now as it should be. Visitors should take care to view...More

Thank clara b
Reviewed 30 May 2017

While the Riace bronzes are the top draw, the rest of the museum deserves several hours, too. It has an excellent collection well displayed. There are also loads of informative signs in both Italian and English detailing archeological and historical information.

1  Thank GaryBrazel
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The Riace bronzes, two ancient sculptures found deep in the sea by fishermen, have been renovated and are exhibited in a climate controlled room. There's a bit of a ceremony about entering--you have to stand in an enclosed space to be sanitized before you're allowed...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Finally got to see these amazing bronzes. Reggio is where you have to go to see these, but it was an opportunity to see part of italy that is certainly off the beaten track, and increibly beautiful. The history of these ancient bronzes is well...More

2  Thank TBAA2016
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Beautiful Museum in the centre of Reggio di Calabria.The creek warriors are 2700 years old and were find in the tyrrenian sea in 1970 and are very well preserved.People from all over the world come to see these warriors. Free entrance.

Thank Josee50
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26 August 2015|
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Yes. There are many parking in the area near museum.
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Calabresa
20 June 2015|
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Response from Paolo S | Reviewed this property |
not at the moment. I think that you can leave your luggage at the museum but only for the visit.
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