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Quite interesting

When you get your ticket they provide you with a booklet in English, which is a good idea... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2018
homse69
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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Nice museum but the tour "Astvrica La Ruta Romana" is the reason to visit!

This tour is superb but it must be booked well in advance via email. If you wait till you arrive in... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
breezy1435
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Saratoga Springs, New York
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Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

When you get your ticket they provide you with a booklet in English, which is a good idea. Unfortunately not everything is translated, so I missed quite a few things. The video is with English subtitles, which follow the spoken Spanish, and as they speak...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

This tour is superb but it must be booked well in advance via email. If you wait till you arrive in Astorga you most likely will be out of luck. The tour is only given in Spanish and there is a lot of information given...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2017

The Roman museum in Astorga is built around an archway which supported a raised Roman building. There are finds from the town on the ground floor and the second floor and an audiovisual show which places the artifacts in context. The museum is interesting but...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed June 16, 2016

The Romans were everywhere. This museum has many artifacts found in the area. The actual museum is built within ruins and the stonework is awesome

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed June 10, 2016

Several locals recommended this to us as a great local site. So when we came by on the Camino, we made it a point to go here first. What a disappointment! We were given confused information on how to reserve for the guided tour of...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed August 22, 2015

I was extremely lucky to have a personal tour of the ground-floor of the museum, La Ergástula – a vaulted roman slave prison from 1stC BC - from an excellent, expert guide, who brought the whole experience to life in vivid detail (in Spanish). She...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank bloxwich1956
Reviewed February 13, 2015

At Plaza of San Bartolome 2,24700 Astorga, Leon-Castile-Leon, you can enjoy this Roman Museum, as a part of Spain/España, Rome culture history. Not a big one but also interesting. History from xv to xviii century. Really 2000 years of history. It's just a part of...More

Date of experience: October 2014
3  Thank PanchiFiodorof
Reviewed June 17, 2014

It's only a small collection, but it's well organised and run and very interesting. Modern, light and spacious, lots of variety, with a friendly person on the desk who puts on the introductory video. (If possible, she puts it on in a language you'll understand)....More

Date of experience: May 2014
4  Thank ELear
Reviewed September 25, 2013

There is a combination ticket with the Roman Museum and the Museum of Chocolate. It is a good value. The Roman museum has an excellent introductory film and displays. Afterwards be sure to walk down the street to the excavation of a Roman villa. the...More

Date of experience: September 2013
3  Thank EstherP1882
Reviewed August 30, 2013

I'm surprised that no-one reviewed this already, given that Astorga is very proud of the Roman roots. The museum is fairly small, but quite interesting. There is a short leaflet in English, but most of what you see is either in Spanish or Latin.......there is...More

Date of experience: August 2013
3  Thank madamedefarge
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