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The Archaeological Museum, Old Goa

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Off Old Goa Road (route 748), Cola, India
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Reviewed April 7, 2019

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.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Watsons2014
Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

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

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

The museum has a remarkable collection of stamps, religious artifacts, and other such hidden gems. This is a perfect place to dig up the history of the Goan culture and styles in the early ages.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Artefacts from early period to colonial period are on display. Located in old Goa. If one visits Goa, then the museum should not be missed.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RPSahu
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

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.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Prasanna321
Reviewed June 27, 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Entry fee is 20rs. Photography is prohibited. Contains ancient ruins portraits of governors and not much more.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank charudattaathale
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

This Place Has An History Because St. Francis Xavier Was The Priest Here. His Body Is Anothe Opposite Old Church At BASILICA DE BOM JESUS CHURCH

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

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

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Jaya03
Reviewed April 1, 2018

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

Date of experience: March 2018
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