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Museo Arqueologico de Arte Visigodo

Plaza de Espana, Merida, Spain
+34 924 30 01 06
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If you buy the all in one pass........

Very, very small collection. If you buy the Merida single entrance ticket you won’t feel so bad... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
shintaro1
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Sydney, Australia
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Various sculptures...

The museum is in an old church near the square. Itsinformation boards are only in Spanish. What a... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Ken R
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Maryport, United Kingdom
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8 Oct 2017
“If you buy the all in one pass........”
11 Sep 2016
“Various sculptures...”
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Plaza de Espana, Merida, Spain
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+34 924 30 01 06
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Very, very small collection. If you buy the Merida single entrance ticket you won’t feel so bad. Wouldn’t make a special trip for this but as a part of the overall package the ticket offers it’s ok.

Thank shintaro1
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The museum is in an old church near the square. Itsinformation boards are only in Spanish. What a shame...

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This is an interesting museum if you are a real history buff. Right off the Plaza de Espana. It's rather small so you can visit the entire museum in an hour or so. If you find yourself anywhere near the Plaza de Espana search our...More

Thank Eaglespro
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This is a small museum that was not real easy to find. Because the Visigothic period in Spain was so short (about 300 years) there aren't as many remains as there would be from other periods. For that reason, what is in the museum is...More

Thank Chileice
Reviewed 31 May 2015

This is very much the poor relation of the Roman museum in Merida. Housed in an old church and free, it is a reasonably interesting collection of artefacts from the Visigoth period. However, it lacks any real information about what you're seeing and unless you...More

1  Thank madamedefarge
Reviewed 10 January 2014

For someone particularly interested in the period I would give this a higher (4 star) rating. The collection is housed in what appears to be a deconsecrated church. There are a number of interesting gravestones and church building elements.

Thank travelfromric
Reviewed 22 November 2013

The Visigothic collections here await a "real " museum - in the meantime, this is a pleasant display of some beautiful stone carvings, well worth a visit. The entrance is free, and it does not take long to explore. It makes an interesting contrast to...More

1  Thank Purmamarca
Reviewed 7 May 2013

This is a small museum that you can easily overlook. It contained some lovely pieces of Visigothic art. Entry is free. It looks as if this small museum will be replaced by a new museum, we saw a plack near the Roman theatre saying that...More

1  Thank ES1211
Reviewed 8 April 2013

The Visigoths tend to be overlooked, partly because they didn't leave so much behind to remember them by and partly because their history is so murky - but once you get a taste for their distinctive style of stonework you want to take every opportunity...More

Thank argein
Reviewed 9 January 2013

This visit will not take too long, but is worth it anyway, unfortunately it is overshadowed by the rest of the ruins in Merida as there are so many and many are very special. Merida must be one of the best cities to visit in...More

Thank Robert K
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