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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It costs 3 Euro per person. The museum is open from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Go early and see the crypt and the frescoes on the main level as well for free. We spent almost an hour admiring the more than 2200 years of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Yes, it is a hidden gem of Bari! You can access this from inside of the Cathedral, in the right part of the main hall. The mosaic is very well preserved / restored. Of course you will walk on a glass floor. You can spend...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Mortic
Reviewed October 3, 2018

You can enter he cathedral free and it is a fairly standard building, but if you enter the undercroft, at the bottom of the stairs on the left is a hidden gem. The museum Il Succorpo ... it was 2 euros to enter and was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Paul S
Reviewed September 28, 2018

This is not a patch on the Basilica which is the religious jewel in the crown of Bari. The archaeology is mildly interesting. Like most churches in Italy its worth dropping in to see some fine workmanship but if time is limited no great reason...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Nastame
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We just managed to get in to see this (although past the opening time displayed!). Lots to see, labels in English.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank catme
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

If you come to the Bari its a must visit. There is no better place to understand the history of the city. A small section of an old roman road has been preserved. Many beautiful mosaics and insciptions can be admired. It is still an...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Alessandro-Pietro
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Stunning detailed archaeology which is well presented. It is worth paying to enter the crypt to see this work although not always staffed. There was also a wedding the day we visited which was extraordinary as the guests all had hand fans and the pews...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Harlow1
Reviewed April 6, 2018

For a small fee you can enter the excavation site under the Bari Cathedral. There are layers of ruins here- Roman ruins, medieval basilica, and even a piece of Roman road. There are plenty of explanatory signs which are also in English. The real standout...More

Date of experience: March 2018
6  Thank Mmarymomm
Reviewed March 11, 2018

The Cattedrale di San Sabino built on 12 century on ruins of a first Imperial Byzantine cathedral destroyed in the 11 century, now it's an archeological site to visit; splendid mosaics.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Manuela L
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

Very impressive place. Although not too much interested in archeological places this place has really impressed me a lot. Very recommended. Entrance fee is 3 Euro now.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank mdworschak
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