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Museo Archeologico Comunale "Ferruccio Barreca"

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Amazing archaeological museum. Must see!

We happily spent a couple of hours here. The free audio guide really helped illuminate and... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Perth, Australia
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Beyond expectations

Our visit happened on a rainy day, and we were not expecting an exciting visit from the museum... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
ella d
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Via Sabatino Moscati, 1, 09017 Sant'Antioco, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We happily spent a couple of hours here. The free audio guide really helped illuminate and highlight the amazing history of the island. Fabulous archaeological finds dating back to the Phonecians, the Nuragic, Romans etc. I could also recommend the small gift shop which had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Our visit happened on a rainy day, and we were not expecting an exciting visit from the museum located in this quiet corner of Sardegna - wow! We were confronted with a very friendly guide, and an involving story of ancient cultures and their open...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ella d
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Interesting displays, and well signed in English. The trophet is interesting to view as well. Very helpful staff, though limited in English they provide a printed translation for the outside tour.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

On the day we visited the museum was open for free as the local school children were conducting a project where they explained all of the exhibits. I'm sure that they were very interesting, but my Italian is nowhere near good enough for a historical...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is a surprisingly big place, full of fascinating artefacts. There is a video describing aspects of the pre-history and history of the island. The 'nuraghe' culture is given a high profile, but there is a lot about Punic, Phoenecian and Roman settlement too.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

This visit can be combined with outdoor tophet, burial area, From nuragic period, for just a little more money. Worth it. Say to understand order of time periods. Very few models, just enough. Hands on exhibits for the blind. 20 minute video explaining all the...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank MarshallGulch
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I was really impressed with the display and the explantion of the site and artifacts at this excellent museum, well worth a trip.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 29 July 2015

To enlarge the views on how varied is Italy everyone should come here to learn in an excellent 1 1/2 h tour how Phoenicians, Punics and Romans colonized this corner of Sardinia. Variety of Italy allows one to find in this very small and outlying...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Tacito60
Reviewed 20 April 2015

the mab (archaeological museum offers a wide selection of archaeological materials found in excavation works, which still take place in the island of sant'antioco. A visiter

Date of experience: April 2015
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