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Museo Arqueologico Nacional

Calle Serrano 13, 28001 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 77 79 12
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Best Selection of Exhibits I've Ever Seen?

I am not a museum person, but I really wish we would have had more time allotted in our short visit... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kansas City, Missouri
Worth to see

Very interesting 2.5 hours with a history from the very beginning until nowdays. Highly recommended... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Works dating mostly from Hispanic prehistory to the Modern Age, but it also includes some other cultural remains: Greek, Etruscan, Roman and various South American cultures.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 15:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Calle Serrano 13, 28001 Madrid, Spain
Barrio de Salamanca
+34 915 77 79 12
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I am not a museum person, but I really wish we would have had more time allotted in our short visit to stay here longer. We made it through about three floors in two hours - we started at the top due to the crowds...More

Thank BHarris63
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very interesting 2.5 hours with a history from the very beginning until nowdays. Highly recommended for everyone who will planing trip to Madrid

Thank lesiu1215
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good museum at a reasonable price, i.e. 3 euros. It's a travel in spain history starting from the prehistory to the middle ages, with many objects from the Carthaginian, romans, the arabs, the Christians and finally a collection of egyptian objects. We had...More

Thank Wajdi B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We both have an interest on arqueology and the museum was far above our expectations as it was well layed out and informative. Suiitable for all ages and level of interest. We will go back there is too much to take in one go!

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I absolutely loved the Archaeological museum. I spent easily two hours here, there's so much to see. From Romans to the Greeks, to the Egyptians, to Christian and Islamic Era, it's just asmazing. Highly recommended!

Thank Babies_on_board_10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting exhibition, I'd recommend to spend the whole day at least just to properly see all the displays. Not just the pile of old things, but well organized and structured museum, which shows the history of this particular part of the world through thousands of...More

Thank Maxim A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is one of many gems in the great city of Madrid. It contains artifacts from pre-historic to modern times. The placards that accompany each artifact are in Spanish and English and it's only 3 euros for an adult ticket. The gift shop has...More

Thank Kirk G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The archaeological museum was not on our initial list of things to do, but we went based on a family member's recommendation. It was a great decision, because this place has amazing art, huge stone mosaics and many of the exhibits feature videos that you...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Museum was a lot larger than it appeared on the outside. It comprised several floors. Exhibits were mostly in Spanish and English. Very educational.

Thank PuraVidaSTL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on a group trip and went off on our own to visit the museum. What a find! It really provides a great perspective/history of the Iberian Peninsula. English and Spanish. The exhibits were really well done and laid out - I was surprised...More

Thank Edward R
Barrio de Salamanca
Broad, tree-lined avenues with pretty streetlights
frame the neighbourhood of Barrio Salamanca. With
beautiful condominium buildings that make up most
blocks in this area, this part of town is refined and
quiet. It is also host to a few of the city's large
shopping avenues, including Calle Serrano and Calle
Jose Ortega y Gasset. A walk down these streets will
reveal upscale chains, small boutiques, and plenty of
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7 April 2017|
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Response from r0ger |
Dear Mommies, It is very easy, there is the Subway an exit COLON or take Cercanias that is another railway system and exit RECOLETOS. Any way, if you google map it it will show you a map with directions and way to get there... More