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Ancient Shipwreck Museum
Ranked #9 of 52 things to do in Kyrenia
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Found this museum very interesting and lots of information was in English too. This was located in the grounds of the castle so not far to travel.

Thank caz1993
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

The shipwreck museum is within the castle. Fairly small but has all exhibits with an English text. The main exhibition is the remains of the shipwreck but there are lots of other exhibits from on board and further explanations on the route of the boat. The castle walls are worth walking around to get a view of the coast and bits of the city.

Thank ianatcambridge
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Reviewed March 30, 2018

What one sees are the skeletal remains of a Mediterranean ship that sailed about 3000 years ago. There are intact amphorae that the ship carried, fossilized almonds found in an amphora, and lead weights used in the ship's rigging.

Thank Howard F
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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Well worth the visit incredible that it is so well preserved after so many years
Probably best not to visit when there are too many people because it is not a one-way system and it is very crowded on the stairway

Thank colin a
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Inside Kyrenia castle, which is a typical 11c castle. Interesting story of a ship found nearby. Original ship on display as well as original artefacts and replicas.

Thank 321Jess
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