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Ragusa Archaeological Museum

Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #16 of 22 Attractions in Ragusa
Type: Museums
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English first
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130 reviews 130 reviews
79 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I had read other reviews of this museum and was determined to find it so set off with my map. I called in at the Best Western hotel and asked in their cafe and was directed down a flight of steps,passed the car wash and then saw the name of the archeological museum.it was worth the effort of tracking it... More

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Atlanta, GA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

we were staying in Ragusa Ibla and decided to go to the archeological museum. Although its housed in a weird building - almost like a old hotel that was converted to a museum, and having a relatively small collection - it was really worth an hour or less to see some very nice pieces from ancient Sicily. Its free to... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Not the easiest place to locate, but when you have, it provides a lot of interesting detail into the archaeological history of Ragusa Province, and of its main sites of antiquity. Lots of artifacts on display.

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Bathurst, Australia
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432 reviews 432 reviews
293 attraction reviews
304 helpful votes 304 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

It was a challenge to find, with a tucked-away side entrance which leads you upstairs to an area above a car wash. But once you get there the layout is excellent, and the labelling good, although I can't remember now how much was in Italian and how much in English (I speak both). Some excellent pre-Greek indigenous finds as well... More

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Dingwall, United kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Visited the Valley of the Temples and Ericlea Minoa so very interested to view the finds. Well set out attractive museum, well worth a visit.

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Spoleto, Italy
19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

i had planned a trip in the are, seeing modica, ragusa, and siracusa. unlike just about every other archeological museum, the archeological museum in ragusa has a policy of no photos. it is a small collection, but with some artifact from the area that are noteworthy.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

wonderful stuff once we managed to find the doorway. We were the only people in there and one of the staff gave us free booklets

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Rome, Italy
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

well laid out and I learned something in an area in which I specialise. the geological part was excellent

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