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Museu Municipal de Arqueologia

Open Now: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Interesting Place

This was a very interesting place with lots of history of Albufeira. We really enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mark F
Easily overlooked

We visited this museum based on reviews we read. It was really interesting. There was a guide... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
karen d
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Rua Henrique Calado, Albufeira 8200-136, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a very interesting place with lots of history of Albufeira. We really enjoyed the photograph exhibition. At just 1 Euro to get in, it was nice way to spend an hour out of the sun

Thank Mark F
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Found it on trip advisor and even though I've walked past it a dozen times I would still mist it! Its only small you'll get around it in half hour, however its still worth a look. It only costs 1 euro.

Thank Emma D
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We visit this small museum and we were surprised how cheap the entrance was. The museum has guides in different languages and the exhibition is nice too. We loved the photo gallery with the pictures from yesterday and now. It's also a good place to...More

Thank Lyraguy
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Found the museum while looking at the clock tower which is visible from most of Albuferia old town. The museum is directly opposite and although it was Saturday afternoon was open. The entrance fee was a princely sum of €1. Inside the staff were extremely...More

Thank John N
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

As We were up seeing the beautiful bell tower and old hospital we thought we would have a look at the museum so glad we did as it was very interesting, the ladies at the museum were very helpful, and it only cost €1 entry...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed April 24, 2018

We visited this museum based on reviews we read. It was really interesting. There was a guide written in English in each room, which was useful. I have to say it is good value for money because I got in for free and my husband...More

2  Thank karen d
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Nice for a stroll around. Watch the times that you visit, there are opening times published outside, but seemed to be a couple of mornings and a couple of afternoons, worth a visit for some local history. Interesting wee gallery upstairs with local artists on...More

2  Thank acciesfan2016
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

This is a very small museum with some very old (2000 years old) artefacts. 1 euro entry fee. Rainy day activity.

Thank Lesterbeach
Reviewed March 1, 2018

Nice way to spend an hour or so, gives an insight into the history of the area. When we visited a small exhibition of local art was on view upstairs -- well worth a visit. Can be found close to the clock tower.

Thank ChazJJ
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Of you enjoy history, this is for you. Quite small. No entrance fee, and the staff wouldn't take a contribution, so bought a really interesting book

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winter tuesday till sunday | 9:30 - 12:30 & 13:30 - 17:30 Summer tuesdays, wednesdays & weekends 9:30 - 12:30 | 13:30 - 17:30 Thursdays & fridays 14:00 - 22:00
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