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National History Museum

Sheshi Skenderbej, Tirana, Albania
355 4 22 83 89
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Sheshi Skenderbej, Tirana, Albania
355 4 22 83 89
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Regardless if you are a tourist or a native, the museum is a must pit stop! It should be an interesting experience to anyone

Thank Aida85
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful local tour guide who included this museum. Learned a lot about this part of Europe from pre-historic to Mother Teresa. Now am going to read more about the Elyrians, the predecessors of the modern Albanians and fierce warriors who protected Europe...More

Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is not very big, but very interesting and well organized. Interesting place if you want to learn about the country and people.

Thank Mark D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Starts from the beginning, with flint tools found locally, and takes you to liberation after WWII. Really cheap to get in and isn't huge so doesn't get dull. There is a little gift shop selling hand made scarves, clothing and jewelry. Only slight problem was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pretty good place to go to learn about the county and there people . well set out with all the history including all the conflict and troubles the Albanian people have suffered

Thank Timzee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked next door from our Tirane International Hotel and entered without cost on this Saturday. After seeing the entry's special exhibit of "Behind the Iron Curtain" Dutch photos, we entered the ground floors permanent exhibit concentrating on the countries archaeology. The well lighted Neolithic...More

Thank Gene J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took a tour of the museum. It was quite extensive (almost too long), though there were a lot of exhibits depicting Albania throughout all the ages.

Thank D B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Empty when we visited; a chockful of artefacts, information and rich resources. Our guide explained in greater detail during our visit.

Thank flutecheek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interested in Albania's history - or, more pertinently, in Albanians' view of their history - the place is certainly worth visiting. It is big enough to spend several hours. The exhibit includes, of course, lots of purpose-built displays (maps, photos, etc), lots...More

Thank Vladimir M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is important to visit this museum to educate yourself so you respect the culture and customs. Reasonable entrance fee. Wear light clothing, as there was no air conditioning.

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Response from ZZMimi | Reviewed this property |
I did a lot of research before our trip and selected the services of Albania Travelnet. I emailed directly with the owner, Enea Kumbi, who also was our tour guide. You can read all the reviews on TA if you enter the name of... More