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City Museum

Pretty nice archaeological museum for the settlement and city of Budva. Particularly impressive... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2019
Nicole B
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Small Very Interesting Museum

The original museum was opened with limited artifacts in 1962. Then something actually good... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2019
Deborah T
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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed August 5, 2019

Pretty nice archaeological museum for the settlement and city of Budva. Particularly impressive was the 2500 year old Illyrian helmet! Not a huge collection, but some very solid finds from the classical era. The ubiquitous Balkan costume room is present as well.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 26, 2019

The place for culture and history lovers, especially the ones into ancient times, Hellenistic or Roman.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank milicastanicradonjic
Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

I was the only guest during my visit. The guy who accepted my entrance fee kept talking to me in his native language. Had no idea what he was talking about! On display at the 3 floors of this museum are some artifacts such as...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

The original museum was opened with limited artifacts in 1962. Then something actually good resulted from the huge 1979 earthquake. Exceptionally valuable and rich discoveries were made during archeological excavations resulting in 4,000 finds and the need for a solid, real museum. Nowadays, the small...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

This is a small museum but it does have some interesting items in it. Worth the 2 euros that we spent. There are 3 floors and a lot of steps to climb.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike H
Reviewed August 20, 2018

This has to be one of the better museums showing the relics and artifacts found in digs in a city. There was a wide variety of items found, a lot of the items in excellent condition considering the age. There are quite a few steps...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

Small and very beautiful museum, exhibiting mostly objects from classical ages (pottery, glass, mosaics, metalwork). The top floor Is dedicated to more recent historical times. Not much of information about objects.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jindrich M
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to the City Museum. It contains a large number of fascinating artefacts from the city across thousands of years. I particularly was fascinated by the funerary urns which had been placed in stone containers and many of which survived thousands...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LuckyTravelerRonaldo
Reviewed September 14, 2017

I think the entrance fee was 2 euro. It has 3 stores, each dedicated to items from one or more time periods. We actually found the explanations good enough but it would have been better if they offered a lecture. This was the place where...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank lflaws
Reviewed August 3, 2017

We were on a day trip to Montenegro and had a few hours to kill in Budva so we thought, why not go into this museum? I agree with other reviews that the pieces aren't explained very well and it kind of does just feel...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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