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Augusteum

Address: Calle Caballero, Cartagena, Spain
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Ranked #13 of 20 Attractions in Cartagena
Type: Museums
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Melbourne, Australia
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535 reviews 535 reviews
282 attraction reviews
253 helpful votes 253 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

How does the city expect to increase the number of tourists to visit when 2 of the main attractions are CLOSED. Time to get better prepared to welcome tourists with $ !!!

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Alicante, Spain
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89 reviews 89 reviews
49 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This was the headquarters of the priests. It is situated within the main commercial areas for those times. It has an entrance courtyard which goes to the temple. It is very richly decorated with marble. Parts of the floors are preserved. There are cabinets showing different pieces of pottery etc. and also coins.

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Claremont, CA
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

What a gem! This Roman theater was first discovered about 25 years ago when construction workers were clearing land to build apartments. The little museum is new and well-organized. Exploring the theater itself can involve steep stairs with no hand rails. Sturdy shoes are recommended as is a water bottle in the summer months. Start to finish can take two... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Most interesting particularly the theatre and the restaurant that overlooks it. Well laid out with good translations impressive location

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

A great day out, takes about 3 hrs in total to view the four sites on a saver ticket currently 38 euros for a family of four. Just amazing to see.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Well worth exploring. Lots of steep walking. Take water and wear tennis shoes. They do not allow camera bags inside and you must check them at the entrance.

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Aberdyfi, Gwynedd, Wales
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

This is a very interesting museum, but check the opening times before you plan your day. You may be there when the Roman Centurion is on duty. Don't forget to say 'AVE' (Hi).

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