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Beautiful mosaics and more

Setif is a rather big city between Constantine and Algiers and the archaeological museum on the... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
NesligulD
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Istanbul, Turkey
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A great stop between Algiers and Constantine

Setif should be on the travel map. This city was an excellent place for a bit more mosaic and ruin... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2017
rob2269
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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6 Oct 2018
“Beautiful mosaics and more ”
25 Mar 2017
“A great stop between Algiers and Constantine”
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Setif is a rather big city between Constantine and Algiers and the archaeological museum on the Main Street is really beautiful. The mosaics, especially the birth of Venus and the huge one next to it are fantastic. There are also many pieces from different archeological...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed March 25, 2017

Setif should be on the travel map. This city was an excellent place for a bit more mosaic and ruin gazing. My hotel was pre-booked, I had a driver who sometimes acted as a archaeological guide, and I did extensive research before leaving home. This...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed January 27, 2016

You do not want to miss Setifs patrimony or its history by missing this museum. The people of Setif are very proud of their museums and they are in much better condition than alot of the museums around Algeria, featuring artifiacts as well as the...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed January 25, 2016

The city of Setif has an amazing gem, I'm very surprised it's not been added to TripAdvisor yet. Underneath Setif's Byzantine citadel two huge ornate Roman mosaics were found. The mosaics are exquisite, some of the best I have seen. Even better, photos are allowed...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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