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Museo Nazionale Tarquiniense

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Piazza Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 1/a, 01016, Tarquinia, Italy
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Before there was Rome there was Etruria. I lot of the masterpieces of the Etruscans are here and worth a look. Really lovely stuff - with the real centerpiece being the horses that were on the huge temple (nothing left of it) that crowned ancient...More

Thank azoomi
Reviewed 20 May 2018

You can get a ticket that gets you into the Necropolis as well as this museum. They really go well together because has all the artifacts found in the tombs and was well worth a quick visit. Make sure you make it all the way...More

Thank Kris M
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

For the charge of 6 euros per person, this small museum is worth visiting for 60 to 120 minutes or so. Tarquinia is also worthy of visiting and having a lunch and/or dinner.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 12 May 2018

What an extensive museum inside an amazing building. Very clean and well presented. Recommend you get the ticket that also allows entry to the necropolis which is on the edge of the town about 1.5 miles away from the museum.

Thank fssutton1
Reviewed 6 May 2018

A slice of Etruscan history, mostly about their dead, housed in the beautiful palazzo with high arches & wood beamed ceilings. A lot of the writing is only in Italian, get an autoguide if you van

Thank Leonise777
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Coming from Civitaveccia Port (cruise passenger) - we followed the instructions from a post on tripadvisor guiding us how to buy the tickets from the tabachi and take the bus to Tarquinia. The instructions were spot on but we were turned away from the tabachi...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This museum is perfect if you want a very compact but well-rounded picture of what is known of Etruscan history. There are a lot of information sheets if you want to have extensive information or you can just enjoy looking at the exhibits. There are...More

Thank BonnieMacB
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Not very big, but very interesting. If you’ve made the effort to come see the tombs then definitely come here, too. Don't miss the exquisite winged horses.

Thank 234worldtraveler567
Reviewed 2 January 2018

The nature and the small roads/pathways in this area are amazing and its nice to end the visit with such a museum. The restored burial rooms on the top floor are a must see.

Thank Salim O
Reviewed 28 December 2017

This is a must see before or after the Tarquinia Necropolis . It is housed in an old monastery/castle. The sarcophagi are stunning and so is the other sculptures.

Thank PolPop6770
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You'd have to take the train north one stop to tarquinia; from train station there is a bus shuttle that takes you to the town.
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