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Museo Archeologico Nazionale

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Compact, full of history and its wonders

We can learn the rich history of the region and the people of Longobardi. Many well preserved and... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2019
Paris, France
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Interesting Lombard and Roman collection

Interesting collection of Lombard items, in particular the jewelry and coins are beautiful. Also... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2018
Trieste, Italy
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Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

We can learn the rich history of the region and the people of Longobardi. Many well preserved and beautiful ornaments, weapons, archeological fragments on display. The Roman period exhibitions can use more descriptions in English for foreign visitors. The museum is not too big (2...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

Interesting collection of Lombard items, in particular the jewelry and coins are beautiful. Also the Roman section is quite valuable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank YouBeeTs
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Wonderful museum, if you are interested in archeology. A definite must when you are visiting cividale.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank elkspitt
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Delightful little museum right in the centre of town. It covers a couple of floors of the building. There is good signage, and a wide variety of displays. Reasonably priced, it is a good place to get out of the sun for a few hours...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Came here after visiting the disappointing Duomo Museum nearby, so this was a pleasant surprise. It contains many interesting and often beautiful objects, all of them well displayed and explained. There is a central gallery with a display of remains found in graves, including one...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed October 3, 2017

If you are in Cividale and have free time, then visit the national archaeological museum. You can visit only the archaeological museum or you can buy 3 tickets together. One for the museum, the other one for the temple of Langobardo and the third one...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 15, 2017

In this museum I learned more history of the post roman times in Italy and western Europe than I did in school.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 17, 2017

This museum tells the story of the Longobards through the things they left behind which were found. In one large room there are facsimiles of graves with the silhouette of the deceased and the grave goods which were found around him or her. You are...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Mmarymomm
Reviewed October 12, 2016

The collections here come from Roman and Lombard Friuli and are cleverly displayed to show the use of the objects and the development of styles with great explanatory material.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

After the lombards (a Germanic tribe) invaded and defeated the byzantine empire in northern Italy in 568, their population started to settle and colonise the area, electing Cividale as their capital. The museum tells the story of this barbarian population which occupied Friuli for two...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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