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Museo Nacional de Arte Romano

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Incredible mosaics

This is a fantastic museum with the most incredible collection of mosaics, statues and artefacts... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
thee6dux
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Amazing collection

An amazing collection in a fantastic building. The mosaics are especially fantastic, as are the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bonestone
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Stone, United Kingdom
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Calle Jose Ramon Melida 2, 06800 Merida, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a fantastic museum with the most incredible collection of mosaics, statues and artefacts from roman buildings around the town. The building itself is impressive, light and airy and the way the finds have been displayed enables them to be seen to their best....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing collection in a fantastic building. The mosaics are especially fantastic, as are the memorials and the wall paintings from the amphitheatre. There isn’t enough interpretation for people who are new to the subject/period. Make sure you give yourself enough time to see it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is really tourist friendly but also not dumbed down in the archaeology - a lot of integrity. The collections are well organised and the building is just fantastic. You don't get a sense of being crowded as you do in most museums. This...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is so impressive!!! A great collection of artifacts, very well displayed. A joy to navigate. The architecture of the building is grandiose and built to purpose to house the collection. All pieces have signage in Spanish & English making it easy to understand...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Great stop for us on a stormy day. The building itself is incredible. Beginning in the basement where actual ancients Roman ruins are in place. Well laid out. However, there is no English audio guide offered. Most of the areas have Spanish and English placards...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

This is an awesome building worth seeing just for the building alone , then stacked with amazing artifacts. It is well presented and described on all levels

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

This excellent, purpose built museum is easy to navigate, well curated and has informative signage in English and Spanish. It is laid out over 4 floors, and the artefacts are from the local ruins including the theatre. There are also some beautiful mosaics which have...More

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

This collection of Roman artifacts is incredibly extensive, exhibited on site and above the Roman ruins found on site during construction of the museum. The collection of coins, busts, pottery and mosaics are bar none the most beautiful. Only complaint was the English interpretation pieces...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank yxpinhead
Reviewed September 22, 2018

At only a few steps from the “Trojan Arch” you have the “National Museum of the Roman Art”. The museum already exist more than 175 years, so it goes back to a small collection of local character that. Its content and activities revolve around the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Gorgeous museum designed to showcase an enormous collection of Roman artifacts, sculptures, coins, buttons, entire mosaic floors... Amazing architecture and history.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Of what I remember, there is not a public car parking nearby this museum, there is some payed places along the streets. In my case, I left my car the other side of the river (it's free), past the roman bridge on foot and... More
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