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Museo Arqueologico e historico de Elche (MAHE)

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A nice place to visit if you are in Elche. The Basilica is great to walk around. Parking is under... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2019
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Worth a visit + free entrance on Sundays

I’ve learnt a lot about Elche and the surrounding area - it has made the rest of my trip here a lot... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2019
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Reviewed June 27, 2019 via mobile

A nice place to visit if you are in Elche. The Basilica is great to walk around. Parking is under the building and not too expensive. Most exhibits had explanations in English. Enjoyed it.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

I’ve learnt a lot about Elche and the surrounding area - it has made the rest of my trip here a lot more enjoyable because it has given a bit more depth to the places we’ve visited! We were pleasantly surprised that almost all information...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed December 30, 2018

The museum exhibits with good didactical guidance, artefacts and information (in English and Spanish (to the town history. Thus giving interesting information bout the Iberian, Roman, Arab, Christian influences to the town development

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

I really enjoyed the way this museam is structured, starting from early ages to more modern times. Very interesting way to spend the day, with lovely views over the park behind the museam. Please note all the other museams in the area are closed on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We had an interesting 90 minutes or so looking around the museum. The kids loved the interactive displays which showed them each article on display in English and told them more about that artefact. They were quite engaged throughout the whole museum, a hard thing...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We loved this museum! Spacious, neat, well set-out displays, not crowded. Lots to see, both inside and out. Excellent value for money. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rajbury
Reviewed May 28, 2018

We parked underneath the visitors centre, not realising the experience we found above. This place is set out very well with interpretative displays, education spaces and easy to follow layout. Definitely worth a visit (and easy parking as well)

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic afternoon in the historical town of Elche. We were overcome with emotion when we visit The Basilica De Santa Maria. A must see. Only 45 minute drive from our place. Look forward going back again to bring friend's.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

An interesting introduction to the history of the city. Modern displays which are well designed. The building itself is interesting and views from the top are well worth the climb

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MadalynH7
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely city , spent a lovely hour wandering around the museo and we had it allby ourselves . The view from the top was lovely . Only €3 to get in so well worth it .

Date of experience: March 2018
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