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Museo Archeologico, Cartagena, Murcia, Spain

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Going back in time.

In 1987 a Roman Theater was discovered from the 1. century in the middel of the town a short walk... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
LisaStigre
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Cartagena-Spain

Cartegena art,history,estetic,nature and modern life, all together there,every body deserves who... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
İlhan A
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Around 4000 years of culture in the area of Cartagena is represented. One of the prize pieces is an extremely beautiful(even by modern standards) piece of jewellery found at Los Nietos, just a local train ride away on the shore of the Mar Menor.
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

In 1987 a Roman Theater was discovered from the 1. century in the middel of the town a short walk from the harbour. Since 2008 people can go and visit. Not far to walk from the cruiceships that come to Cartagena. An old fortress is...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Cartegena art,history,estetic,nature and modern life, all together there,every body deserves who has sence of life to feel it

Thank İlhan A
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Definitely a place to visit. So much for the children to do - very interesting and interactive. Amazing amphitheatre, the staff are super helpful and very friendly. Lots of exhibits on display too - would love to go back without little people and spend more...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2015

Being the third deepest Port in the world we docked in Caratgena on a rainy day. We walked up through the town through the shop laden streets, although I couldn't see anything that caught my attention. We headed back towards the Port and bought a...More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 12 August 2015

The organizers have put a great effort in presenting ancient history. There are well preserved objects from 2000 BC exhibited, each followed with detailed text about its purpose and usage. The amphitheater is amazing, as well in size but also in symmetry and precision. Standing...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2015

You either love museums or not, but this a great one many great things on display and they put a lot effort into the displays worth a visit

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

We came across this museum on a visit to Cartagena with our 3 children. Our 10 year old loved this museum as it is interactive. They have displays dating back to the 7th century. It's a interesting way to pass an hour in Cartagena. Our...More

Thank zorofamily
Reviewed 5 November 2014

This museum is fairly new as is the discovery of the amphitheatre - right in the middle of this pretty town. The museum is beautifully presented through time with excellent displays which finally lead you to the excavated amphitheatre - this has been reconstructed in...More

1  Thank Travellers60_10
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We travelled to Cartagena on a Sunday drive, thinking it would be quiet! Roads and sign posts were ok, if you do miss a turn off there's always another.... Cartagena was lovely, the harbour was a bit "used" looking but the cobbled streets and quaint...More

1  Thank A130alex
Reviewed 31 July 2014

A perfectly presented opportunity to step back in time and see the town and amphitheatre and lot's of artefacts. Must see!!

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