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Museo Nacional de Arte Romano

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Well organised museum

This place is a must if you are at all interested in the Roman history. The museum itself is very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Worth it's money

This museum about roman art is worth the € 3. Most of the descriptions are in English. You can see... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Randal N
Bruges, Belgium
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Calle Jose Ramon Melida 2, 06800 Merida, Spain
+34 924 31 16 90
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is a must if you are at all interested in the Roman history. The museum itself is very beautiful - it was built by one of Spain's best architects Rafael Moneo. Very cleverly, they only exhibit the BEST finds. This means that you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here on a long weekend and the museum was closed but luckily we got to see it on Tuesday morning before we left. It is a lovely building which was build over a part of the Roman city incorporating an original road and...More

Thank Gerlaw10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum about roman art is worth the € 3. Most of the descriptions are in English. You can see a wide variety of artifacts ranging from coins to columns to statues.

Thank Randal N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Though we've been to Merida many times, we finally decided to see this museum. We began in the basement and we were stunned at the impressive displays... there is even a Roman road and parts of Roman dwellings... Upstairs is filled with mosaics and statues....More

Thank jnjdougan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So much to look at here, we must have spent a few hours looking round. So many antiquities and going down to the basement and looking at the excavations and the roman road, very well done.

Thank Redward1947
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful museum full of artifacts found in the area. My favorite part was the crypt in the basement. Floor plan of a complete house, and wall murals. Hard to believe the amazing condition of these ruins. Also graves and remains are there. Super collection of...More

Thank goldengirl88
Reviewed June 14, 2018

This museum is built over an excavation site, so start at the lower level to explore the digs and then make your way up to see the artifacts discovered. Truly amazing stuff! Very glad we went!

Thank Ada P
Reviewed June 1, 2018

I love this museum for its wonderful exhibits, especially some great mosaics. but I also love it for its architecture. what an amazing building to host these treasures.

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Don't miss this if you are ever near Merida, it is one of the best presentations of Roman antiquities. We especially loved the large mosaics.

Thank valerie430
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Leaving the artefacts outside they would suffer so they have been brought in here, replicas are now outside.

Thank keithhd888
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Response from Cristina P | Reviewed this property |
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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