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Civico Museo Archeologico Paolo Giovio

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This is a great way to spend a hot afternoon in Como. The collection is varied and spans two... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
PaddyM827
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Dublin, Ireland
Civico Museo Archeologico Paolo Giovio / Como

Interesting archeological Museum and historical Museum with nice exhibits, interesting piece of... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2018
Manuela L
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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Piazza Medaglie d'Oro 1, 22100, Como, Italy
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Reviewed December 13, 2018

housing ancient greeko roman artifacts and other findings of excavation activities, you can skip this if youa re in como only for a short while..nothing that we ffelt one would miss

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

This is a great way to spend a hot afternoon in Como. The collection is varied and spans two buildings and jut seems to go on and on

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PaddyM827
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Interesting archeological Museum and historical Museum with nice exhibits, interesting piece of canons, you have some explications in different languages.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed May 16, 2018

We spent an excellent couple of hours here. my archaeologist husband was impressed by it. There were some really wonderful exhibits. Certainly to be recommended. My only criticism is it had a sort of one way system; I was too tired to manage the whole...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Very much impressed with the prehistoric and Roman era exhibits. Each room has cards in multiple languages to assist in understanding the exhibits. I found the information on Como history 1850 to present poorly presented especially WWII era.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Maplehawk
Reviewed October 17, 2017

I love archeological museums and seeing ancient civilizations pieced together, and this one was well worth a visit. Personally, I'm happy just to look and enjoy, but I must mention that for those who like detailed explanations, most of the info was only in Italian.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Karen T
Reviewed September 15, 2017

It was a rainy day in Como and this museum was on my list of things to see anyway. I should have just purchased a ticket for this museum, but I thought I would have a chance to see the other two that came with...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed February 18, 2017

Went there for a visit to find out a bit more about Como. As museums go it's about average, boring in parts but interesting in others. It's not something I would do again. It costs 4 euros to enter and the building is very confusing...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed November 9, 2016

Amazing collection of antiquities and local history. Much larger than we expected with a great textile exhibit.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed October 22, 2016

The little museum - right in the old town - offers an interesting insight in the local history - even back to the roots of human history (the explications are unfortunately only in Italian), the part of the old Romans is worth a detour -...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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