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Museo e Parco Archeologico Nazionale di Capo Colonna

Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
May 8, 2019
“Serene place worth a look”
Oct 7, 2017
“Visit with strong winds and slight rain”
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88900, Crotone, Italy
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Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

A very well done museum combined with a walk out to the church and the pillar well worth your time. In mid May we were the only ones there. There is no cost to browse the museum or walk the area. Church dome is a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Retirement1
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Due to the weather we were completely alone. They even put on the lights in the museum for us. A museum much more modern and interesting than we expected. It was even free (and, weirdly enough, hadn't seen more than twenty visitors in a couple...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

We made the trip down to Calabria to explore my husbands family tree. Staying at a beautiful castle we drove the 25 minutes to crotone and then to see capo colonna. Ancient Greek and roman ruins. An archeological jewel. The museum houses amazing relics from...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed April 23, 2017

Boring place, there is absolutely nothing to see a part from a pillar, a tower and a church. Nice view toward the sea and that's it. Disappointing place, at least you don't have to pay any ticket.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 30, 2016

I am no longer a huge fan of museums, but I certainly did love this one. The Greek history of the area was fascinating and the museum did such a good job of explaining it all. The park and ruins outside are also interesting. Nice...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Donald S
Reviewed May 29, 2016

Although the ruins are not very important and reconstruction has not been very exaustive, the spot is amazing and worth to visit an important religious center for ancient Greeks. If you like the ancient world I´s a must. There is also a very interesting museum...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Patricio33
Reviewed April 23, 2016

Right out on the cape is the archeological site and museum which are worth a visit. It had just been cleared of the spring flowers so easy to see the site. Lots of birds to see as well

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Rita B
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