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Sousse Archaeological Museum

Ave du Marshal Tito, Sousse, Tunisia
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Ranked #2 of 14 Attractions in Sousse
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

took awhile to find it, but worth it and it was very interesting. it was an old house as they used to live, there was also a guide in english and all free!

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Loved all the original Roman Mosaics,some that you could walk over. The guide did an excellent job of giving us all the history of the Mosaics.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Our visit to Sousse Archeological Museum was one of the highlights of our holiday.I was last in Sousse 15 years ago and I don't recall this museum being there so visiting it now in it's fine form filled all our cultural needs at a very reasonable entrance fee,though we were bemused to observe the staff shadowing guests who hadn't purchased... More

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Thatcham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

very interesting, so much to explore and imagine i really didnt know there was so much to the country, A must

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Cowbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Fantastic museum. The Roman mosaics are fabulous. The workmanship of the mosaic workers from almost 2000 years ago is simply outstanding. I think the bath that is mentioned in earlier reviews is in fact an early Christian baptismal pool. My personal favourite is the mosaic of the head of the god Oceanus. Do not go to this museum without paying... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

they have on display some excellent roman mosaics and a roman bath along with some statues be advised to take pictures in the museum you pay 1 denar

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Wroclaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The ticket costs 9 dinars. Extra ticket for permission to photograph and use the camera costs 1 dinar. In the museum we see a large collection of mosaics. Interesting is the bathtub made ​​of mosaics. There is also an elevator.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The Sousse Museum is really a treasure with an extensive collection of North African mosaics from the Roman and Byzantine periods. I came to Tunisia specifically to go to this museum, and it did not let me down. The museum is very modern, with labels in Arabic, French, and English. Mosaics are largely displayed on the walls, but some large... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Very interesting. mosaics we're very impressive. The guide was very helpful. Went to colossium before the museum also recommended.

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We had a car to ourselves for this trip. The guide was very informative and knowledgeable. It was a really interesting day and I would recommend it.

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