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Museo Nacional de Arte Romano

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This is an awesome building worth seeing just for the building alone , then stacked with amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Johannesburg, South Africa
Excellent museum with a good collection in a beautiful purpose built building

This excellent, purpose built museum is easy to navigate, well curated and has informative signage... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Calle Jose Ramon Melida 2, 06800 Merida, Spain
+34 924 31 16 90
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All reviews roman artifacts on display roman road excellent museum beautiful building amazing collection three floors wonderful exhibits highly recommend this museum lowest floor spanish architect oil lamps love this museum free entrance senior citizens well worth a visit mosaic floors
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an awesome building worth seeing just for the building alone , then stacked with amazing artifacts. It is well presented and described on all levels

Thank Leticia154
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This excellent, purpose built museum is easy to navigate, well curated and has informative signage in English and Spanish. It is laid out over 4 floors, and the artefacts are from the local ruins including the theatre. There are also some beautiful mosaics which have...More

Thank sjhHove
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This collection of Roman artifacts is incredibly extensive, exhibited on site and above the Roman ruins found on site during construction of the museum. The collection of coins, busts, pottery and mosaics are bar none the most beautiful. Only complaint was the English interpretation pieces...More

Thank yxpinhead
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At only a few steps from the “Trojan Arch” you have the “National Museum of the Roman Art”. The museum already exist more than 175 years, so it goes back to a small collection of local character that. Its content and activities revolve around the...More

Thank Hans G
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Gorgeous museum designed to showcase an enormous collection of Roman artifacts, sculptures, coins, buttons, entire mosaic floors... Amazing architecture and history.

Thank mamabookworm
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building housing multiple artefacts just next to the amphitheatre. The easiest option is to grab a pamphlet at the entrance and follow the highlights. It is well worth a visit

Thank Wynand P
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Of the three sites, we visited I thought the Museum was by far the best. Some interesting finds in here.

Thank AgedMan
Reviewed July 17, 2018

This place is a must if you are at all interested in the Roman history. The museum itself is very beautiful - it was built by one of Spain's best architects Rafael Moneo. Very cleverly, they only exhibit the BEST finds. This means that you...More

Thank joannasinbox
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We visited here on a long weekend and the museum was closed but luckily we got to see it on Tuesday morning before we left. It is a lovely building which was build over a part of the Roman city incorporating an original road and...More

Thank Gerlaw10
Reviewed June 28, 2018

This museum about roman art is worth the € 3. Most of the descriptions are in English. You can see a wide variety of artifacts ranging from coins to columns to statues.

Thank Randal N
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Response from Cristina P | Reviewed this property |
Of what I remember, there is not a public car parking nearby this museum, there is some payed places along the streets. In my case, I left my car the other side of the river (it's free), past the roman bridge on foot and... More
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