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Municipal Museum of Amalfi (Museo Civico)

Piazza Municipio | entrance off Corso Roma, Amalfi, Italy
089/871066
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Ranked #14 of 16 attractions in Amalfi
Type: History Museums
Most recent review
- Aug 14, 2014
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Sydney
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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 NEW

Did not know much about Amalfi's history, so found this interesting. From memory, it was just a couple of euros to enter, and we found it worthwhile.

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Excellent display of historical artifacts and archaeological objects dating back to Amalfi's glorious period as a maritime power in the Mediterranean.

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Seattle, Washington
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54 reviews 54 reviews
19 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Great historical insights into the reasons for the rise of the maritime republic of Amalfi. Very recommended.

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Limerick, Ireland
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Great experience this was a lovely museum and a nice place to while away a few hours great location and stunning views all around. Museum is not too expensive as far as I can remember I certainly did enjoy it.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Went to the Tourist Info office to find its location. Was told that it is now closed and its contents have been transferred to the Arsenale della Republica museum.

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Ouyen, Australia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
42 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

I thought I was museumed out after touring Italy for more than 30 days...but this quiet little museum charges a meagre fee, unpretentious guards and they don't mind cameras! YEAH. The marble work, the notes in English, the wonderful collection is a must.

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

Our hotel advised that there was a walking tour available, this tour took us to the museum. We were so happy we did we learned so much about the history and saw the Amalfi table, a very important document of navigation law dating back in the 11th century. We enjoyed it very much. Don't miss it, it's worth it. There... More

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Kilauea, Hawaii
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

This is a wonderful mixture of ancient within a modern presentation. Very informative. We were taken through by a guide, Michelangelo. He's worth looking up.

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