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Museo Archeologico Nazionale

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Well presented museum. The finds are organized by the location of the archaeological digs. The... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2019
Liseannejanis
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Chieti, Italy
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An amazing place

It is one of the best museums. Very interesting place with many beautiful artefacts to view. Highly... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2019
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Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Well presented museum. The finds are organized by the location of the archaeological digs. The Warrior of Capestrano has pride of place. I was impressed with the quality of the burial goods. Gorgeous burial beds, weapons ad armour.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Liseannejanis
Reviewed June 20, 2019

It is one of the best museums. Very interesting place with many beautiful artefacts to view. Highly recomended !

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank IoanaFrs
Reviewed February 3, 2019

The museum is a both a fascinating experience and a great history lesson with many MANY exhibits. While the warrior of Capistrano is definitely the highlight of the museum, the other exhibits only add to the flavor and rich history of the region.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank superkawaii
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

While the highlight’s undoubtedly the Capistrano Warrior, there’s much else to relish here. Well worth a visit; it’s rarely busy.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Emyr1
Reviewed May 18, 2018

This museum traces the evolution of the people of Chieti and the tribes that inhabited it. Wonderful exhibits of the items from the time. Really fantastic. Allow at least 2 hours. It does get a bit overwhemlimg after a while but a muct see. Highly...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Roger M
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Apart from the very well known warrior of Capestrano which is a must to see if you are in Abruzzo, this museum houses a nice collection of funerary objects found in several burial areas in Abruzzo which date back to IV or V cent BC....More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank ColleenCo
Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

The one in Pescara about the peoples of the Abruzzo is fine, but the scope of this museum is amazing. It is very new and the explanations under the exhibits are also in good English. It is located in a beautiful villa in a scenic...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank BCNUSA
Reviewed November 6, 2017

It is one of the best museums in this part of Italy. It has so many important sculptures, ceramics, small objects and all very nicely exhibited. It is a must to visit this museum. It cost 4 euro for adults and 2 for reduced. If...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Altug71
Reviewed July 22, 2017

My only objection to this place is the same that others have posted: the personnel make you feel like an intruder. Except for the bored ticket seller, though, I was lucky enough to have been alone the whole time there! it'll take you an hour...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank BCNUSA
Reviewed June 16, 2017

An excellently laid out museum with locally found artifacts. If old coins are your interest, it has a wonderful collection. There is also jewelry, statues & other fascinating pieces. Located in an old villa, the estate is now a popular park.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Carolyn D
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