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Museo Arqueologico de Cordoba

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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Perfect size for a museum!

This is a well laid out, compact museum that walks though time thematically. Everything is well... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lyndle
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Wellington, New Zealand
Archaeological remains and a collection of historic artifacts

The museum is housed in a purpose built modern building which contains a selection of items from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David B
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El Barco de Avila, Spain
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September 16 to June 15: Tuesday to Saturday: from 9,00 to 20,30 hours. Sundays and festive of opening: from 9,00 to 15,30 hours. Monday closed (excluded holidays). June 16 to September 15: Tuesday to Sunday and festive: from 9,00 to 15,30 hours...more
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Plaza Jeronimo Paez 7, 14003 Cordoba, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a well laid out, compact museum that walks though time thematically. Everything is well displayed with information in Spanish and English. Unlike most museums it maintained our interest till the end, uncovering the layers of history in Cordoba. The basement contains excavations of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is housed in a purpose built modern building which contains a selection of items from the museum collection (the former museum, housed in an adjoining palace was being restored so not everything was on show). The main attraction, however, were the remains of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David B
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Small museum on two floors. An unobtrusive modern building erected over the in situ remains of a Roman theatre, Above is a careful selection of finds from Paleolithic to medieval that places Cordoba in a secure historic context. Below is a walk through the theatre's...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Terribly interesting to see what remains underground in Cordoba. This museum is on a cute little square, with a café on it so you can have a coffee before or after your visit!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

The museum tells the story of Cordoba from prehistoric to bronze age, from Iberian to Roman and then Visigoth. Then to 4 Muslim or Moorish empires, to the reconquesta Christian era. The museum is on the site of a Roman theater, parts of which you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

The Renaissance palace that previously comprised the museum is still undergoing renovation, although it is possible to visit the beautiful patio, but the new building attached to it is open and displays a limited but excellent selection of archaeological artefacts over two floors to illustrate...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cain_H1975
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

The museum has some beautiful exponates that give you a glimpse into the the inhabitants life along the centuries. It is nicely organized and explained. In the underground you can see the remains of the antique roman amphitheatre. The entry is free for EU citizens.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Fane_Babanul
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Many museums are overwhelming and you find your self speeding through the exhibits at some point. This museum is perfect in the number of exhibits and history shown in a relatively small museum. Everything was fascinating, showing several thousand years of history.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank popshikes
Reviewed 6 October 2018

The museum is built over the remains of a Roman theater. I got an appreciation of the rich cultures that considered to Cordoba, Iberian, Roman, Visigoth, Moorish, Jewish and Spanish contributions. The timeline and exhibits were very informative and worth a visit to truly understand...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tony C
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

A nice little museum with exhibits showing prices from earliest times when people have inhabited this area. Good for learning local history

Date of experience: October 2018
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