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Museo de Caceres

Plaza de Veletas in the old town, 10003 Caceres, Spain
+34 927 01 08 77
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Lovely museum

This was a really nice stop in our visit. It has small but really interesting collections of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MariSilva186
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Coimbra, Portugal
Excellent museum

The small museum provides an excellent overview of the history of the town and region with some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helen A
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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Plaza de Veletas in the old town, 10003 Caceres, Spain
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+34 927 01 08 77
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a really nice stop in our visit. It has small but really interesting collections of Archaeological, Ethnography and Fine Arts (including sketches of Picasso, an El Greco and a Miró). The big highlight is the very well preserved Islamic cistern - Aljibe. When...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The small museum provides an excellent overview of the history of the town and region with some wonderful Roman, Phoenician and Visigoth relics. The jewellery was particularly impressive.

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The museum is located in the middle of the old town and is closed on Mondays. It is sensibly arranged over several floors and a couple of buildings, but there is nothing overwhelming, and anything you don't want to see can be by-passed. There is...More

Thank keithmalin
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is a nice little museum, if you are into this kind of stuff. It was recommended by the Tourist Office as a must see, but we felt that it was just OK.

Thank Alfred V
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It's free to many categories of people, it has great air conditioning, the aljibe is large and wonderful, and the upstairs, where they have costumes is jaw-dropping if you like that kind of thing. I do! Also, the everyday items used was fascinating-how people made...More

Thank cocinacontenta
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Good place to visit and some English information always useful if unusual in many places in Spain. As other's have said the building is very interesting in it's own right and the Arab bath/ cistern is amazing though why with LED under-lighting I'm not sure.

Thank toniShanghai
Reviewed 19 June 2017

A must see, small but interesting. Moorish baths in basement very well conserved. It is free to visitors.

Thank MOI J
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Excellent museum showing the whole history of Caceres and the region. Great ethnographic section, and wonderful cisterne.

Thank Raiber
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The museum, in the old town , holds lots of interesting artifacts from prehistoric times through the Roman era down to the Visigoths. There is a great Arab cistern in the lower parts which must not be missed. Next door is a small picture gallery...More

Thank Wim W
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Nice overview of history of the Extremadura region, clothing and tools exhibit, ancient finds, and temporary exhibits of art. Some English translations.

Thank Karen M
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