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Shkoder Historical Museum

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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We got a really nice tour with a lot of background information from a guide at the museum, who was a painter himself. The guide really knew what he was talking about and we had some nice talks about the objects in the museum as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Borre M
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Got scammed. If you show up after 3pm the gate will be open but the museum is actually closed. A man pretending to work there will say it is still open and show you around. Only at the end will he ask for a fee....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

This is Shkodra Historical Museum and in the past, it has been house of the national hero Oso Kuka. You will find here everything about the antiques of Shkodra.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed June 29, 2018

Not a vast number of exhibits but interesting. The building itself is probably the best part being typical Turkish occupation style and set in a nice garden with the compulsory well and gate.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 16, 2018

On the ground floor there is a small exhibition with objects discovered by archaeologists in the region. There is some general text in English, but not much. There is a room with paintings by local artists. The display is also rather old fashioned and the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018

The museum displays the wonderful Jesuit and Franciscan collections(between 1850 and 1890), and is constantly enriched with documents and artworks.The museum boasts original specimens,artefacts and relics and presents the history of the Shkodra area in a synthesised manner.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

It was interesting to know Shkodër history. They have quite many things here but not in order properly. Some of exhibits room are closed, however still good to look around. The English audio guide is available on the request, included in the ticket admission. They...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 9, 2018

Very interesting museum located in a small traditional Ottomane house in Shkoder. Strongly recommend it at the moment you will be in Shkoder.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed October 31, 2017

The museum is located in a traditional house which stands apart from the street. On the ground floor, there is a broad range of archaeological findings - mostly recovered in the immediate area – items from Neolithic times through the Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Beth206
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Old style exhibition in a so and so renovated house. To be honest, Shkoder is a fantastic city to stay and to visit, but I could have done without this museum.

Date of experience: July 2017
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