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We visited St Francis Cathedral & Church & the Archaeological Museum as part of our arranged taxi tour. We did not go inside the museum, the grounds & displays outside were very impressive & interesting.
Wonderful place to visit to see old artifacts and paintings right across the street from Church of Jesus ( Tomb of St Francis Xavier). Well displayed and explained and interesting to see the various centuries old Sculptures . There are Sati & hero stones, Old...More
If you are at old Goa this is one of the spots in the cluster. So you can visit as a package.
The exhibition hall has displays of historical information. May small children find it boring.
Old model of Portuguese ship is the best display.
The museum is good in the sense that some of the artefacts are really old. They have also given description at many places.
But Goa being a small state, there is not much variety to the museum.
Good enough collection for the entry fee charged...More
It is a museum which has an entry fee. It is really hot inside and you wished there were air conditioners instead of small size air coolers (you do not feel the cool air despite standing near to it for minutes). The museum definitely conserves...More
It is not free. They charge Rs:20 per adult. It is not a big museum and photography is prohibited inside. It is near the Sec Cathedral church. If you are not interested in history you would take less than 15 minutes to complete the tour....More