We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya - Ullastret

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Review Highlights
A very interesting iberian town

The Museum of Archeology is located in Ullastret, a little town in Girona Province. It is an... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
AlbertSalichs
,
Manresa, Spain
via mobile
Awesome millenary site

Huge Iberian walls and well conserved structures around 25 hundred years old...a cultural visit... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
dretsend
,
Sant Cugat del Valles, Spain
via mobile
Read all 110 reviews
67
All photos (67)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“century bc”(3 reviews)
“iberico”(9 reviews)
About
Located on a small hill, the Iberian city of Ullastret overlooks the gentle and peaceful countryside of the Empordà. Between VIth and IInd centuries BC it was one of the largest concentrations of population in the pre-Roman Iberian Peninsula, and...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
Afores, s/n | Puig de Sant Andreu, 17114 Ullastret, Spain
Website
+34 972 17 90 58
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (110)
Filter reviews
19 results
Traveller rating
12
6
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
12
6
1
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews century bc iberico well worth a visit small museum walk around site ruins settlement town archaeology views remains walls
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 19 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

The Museum of Archeology is located in Ullastret, a little town in Girona Province. It is an outdoor complex,where you can see a lot ruins of a big old iberian town,so it is a very interesting place for archeology-lovers. Also you can enjoy with the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Huge Iberian walls and well conserved structures around 25 hundred years old...a cultural visit even young children will enjoy. The museum was fine; it could have shown more things, but was nice and neatly presented. All in a wonderful environment. If you have the chance...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank dretsend
Reviewed 24 February 2018

This is a remarkable site, and well worth a visit. The site is an Iberian Iron Age town, where you can walk around and see the old buildings and town streets. The site is also one of the five main branches of the Archaeology Museums...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 442killiand
Reviewed 12 December 2017

The Iberian settlement at Ullastret is well conserved and takes you back in time. The small museum has a good collection of artefacts from the time of settlement (7 to 4th Century BC) and there is also a 3-D audiovisual experience which we really enjoyed....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank discoverbarcelona
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This is an interesting site to visit. You are given an audio guide to walk around with which helps a little with imagining how the site would have looked. Some more drawings would probably have helped around the site. The museum is very good and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lara757
Reviewed 17 July 2017

These are very impressive remains, in a bucolic situation. The city walls are amazing given that they date from 600 BC. The audioguide is entertaining, and the visit is not overlong. We liked the video, and seeing the skulls with nails through them was particularly...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Idler
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Good museum in a fantastic location. The Iberian remnants are the real reason for visiting. The huge defensive walls are particularly impressive, compared with some sites a lot remains and it's not difficult to envisage how the town functioned. We visited in late October and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Lewissmit
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Impressive ruins of an ancient Iberian civilisation. Well explained in English with a free audio guide. New for this year is a 3D short film recreating the city as it appeared just before it fell to the Romans.

Date of experience: August 2016
8  Thank Rosan58
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Situated in the middle of an ancient Iberian settlement, the museum is small but well worth a visit. A free guide in english is available to read as you walk round. The history is interesting and well explained. Boards dotted around the site explain what...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Rosemary T
Reviewed 17 March 2015

The ruins here are impressive. You walk around and marvel at how these people lived over 6000 years ago. If your in the area, have a look

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank GerryRua
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Hotel Restaurante El Fort
48 reviews
1.10 km away
Hotel El Cau de Papibou
148 reviews
3.27 km away
Hotel Castell d'Emporda
704 reviews
4.25 km away
Hotel Mas Rabiol
157 reviews
5.02 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4 nearby restaurants
Iberic
204 reviews
1.13 km away
La Paissa de l'Avi
17 reviews
1.49 km away
Restaurante Can Quel
97 reviews
1.16 km away
Ca La Lola
16 reviews
1.08 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3 nearby attractions
Museu Rural
25 reviews
3.11 km away
Peratallada
624 reviews
3.28 km away
Ocitania
32 reviews
4.54 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya - Ullastret staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines