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Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento

Contrada San Nicola, 12, Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
+39 0922 401565
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Museum that features Phoenician, Greek, Etruscan, Carthaginian and Roman remains, including impressive sculptures from the Selinunte archeological area.
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Contrada San Nicola, 12, Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
+39 0922 401565
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have a look especially at the location adn at the rich collection of vases, further than at the hundreds of statues

Thank Eur0peangl0betr0tter
Reviewed 9 August 2017

If you are an Archaeologist or a antique pottery fan (Krater, ring a bell?) this is a museum for you. Even if you have to endure the heat during the sicilian sommer because the air conditioning is broken (I though Antiquities should be kept in...More

Thank Plino
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this on a combined ticket after going to the Valley of the Temples. The contents will make more sense if you do it that way round I am sure. After a hot morning at the temples I was hoping for a cool blast...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Visited as bought a combination entry ticket at Valle dei Templi. On ticket it's called Mus.Arch. Griffo. (Total paid ticket was Euro 13.50 for entry to both). Can be somewhat boring for the layman and it seems that every shard of pottery artefact is exhibited.....More

Thank Stellina_and_Sole
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a major collection of extremely interesting items from the whole South-West corner of Sicily. They are well presented and our visit would have been very worthwhile IF ONLY THE MUSEUM COULD HAVE TAKEN THE TROUBLE TO FIX ITS AIR CONDITIONING. This had broken...More

Thank martinu
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

If you are a lover of museums then this may be ok for you however I was not amazed or educated much by this museum. It's also a long walk over to the valley of the temples so I would only recommend it if you...More

Thank Daviddifs
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Outside you have some ruins and they are excavating more but go inside and allow plenty of time. There is room after room of ancient artefacts, some in remarkable condition. Be sure to see the coin collection and the only nearly complete statue of a...More

1  Thank ColchesterSleeper
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The ticket we bought for Valle dei Templi was valid three days so the following day we went to the museum. Really cool to see all the artefacts they have dug up from the area and you feel you can almost see how these people...More

Thank Marion W
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Coming by car at 900 meters before the museum on a roundabout there is a sign for the museum bit at the Museum itself or at the parking there is no sign for the museum, you drive along and back, but nowhere a sign so...More

Thank RickRots
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

The museum is interesting and is well laid out. My only slight criticism would be the amount of pottery exhibits that are all the same. I do love a museum artifact but after about 500 Greek urns it all starts to look the same.

Thank Tracey D
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