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Well worth a visit

Our time was brief but the impact was great. all 36 of us enjoyed our guide showing us the... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2016
Melbourne, Australia
Even in the pouring rain, it was fairly interesting.

Worth a trip if you are in the neighborhood. The best part is at the end - the baths. They are... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2015
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27 Jul 2018
“Just foundations”
4 Oct 2017
“Worth a Visit if you are on the Mountain”
Magdalensberg 15, Pischeldorf 9064, Austria
+43 4224 2255
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Reviewed July 27, 2018

A Roman site that would only interest afficionados of archaeology. I am one of those and was not entirely captivated by this site, where not much remains.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

Roman sites are found all over southern Europe. Some are fascinating. Some are simply interesting. the Magdalensberg Archeological Park is in the latter group. The settlement was probably built on an older Celtic site. There are the footprints of several homes and businesses. In addition...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 22, 2016

Our time was brief but the impact was great. all 36 of us enjoyed our guide showing us the highlights of the Park and giving a very good perspective on how things came about. You need at least an hour here. THere is a small...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 29, 2015

Worth a trip if you are in the neighborhood. The best part is at the end - the baths. They are surprisingly well maintained. Who knew that this area was a capital city at one point!

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Brooke L
Reviewed August 18, 2014

...don't forget to go to the top of this mountain for a breathtaking view and a good meal at the (only) restaurant there!

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed August 15, 2014

Stumbled upon this little gem quite by accident. The excavation of this Roman settlement is relatively extensive, with the on-site descriptions providing enough information (in German - didn't think of checking if they had them in other languages!) to give an overall impression of both...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed May 28, 2014

Just minutes from Hochosterwitz is another hilltop with a church/guesthouse/great panoramic views of the area. Its up the Magdalensberg hill past the archeological ruins. Worth the drive for the views. Interesting church/carvings/reindeer!

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed May 24, 2014

This hilltop church offers beautiful panoramic views of the area. While climbing the hill (in your car) you pass the Roman and Celtic ruins which are over 2000 years old. The Celtic tavern is the cafe at the ruins where they serve coffee and food...More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank doctorgary
Reviewed September 7, 2013

This archeological park documents the lifestyle and architecture of a Roman settlement of almost 2000 years ago. It includes some areas that have been excated, a few restorations to show what the settlement would have looked like and some exhibits of artifacts from the excavations...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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