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Cittadella dei Musei

Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
+39 070 675 7627
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Lovely museums in old quarter

Half the fun here is wandering around after you've seen the museums - stop at a cafe etc. But the... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
Ready2Go2008
,
suburban Boston, MA
Interesting

On the corner of the Castello sits this museum quarter. To be honest, the museums are only... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
Alfred V
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Amsterdam
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Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
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+39 070 675 7627
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

Half the fun here is wandering around after you've seen the museums - stop at a cafe etc. But the Archeological Museum and the handicrafts museum would be worthwhile even if they were in the middle of nowhere.

1  Thank Ready2Go2008
Reviewed 2 October 2016

On the corner of the Castello sits this museum quarter. To be honest, the museums are only interesting for history buffs or those who like archeology. There is not much art to see, but the complex is nicely laid out.

Thank Alfred V
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Well worth a visit. You can witness the extent in which the Romans influenced Sardinia. Plus it is good to go when the temp outside is in excess of 100 degrees :-)

Thank Lee B
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Citadel of Museums. On relativelly small area you can visit a lot of museums as follows: National Archeological Museum of Cagliari, the most important archeological museum of Sardinia Civic Siamese Art Museum "Stefano Cardu", the most important European collection of Siamese art. Anatomical Waxwork Museum...More

Thank Josko60
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Literally the top of the hill. The site was bombed and left abandoned for WWII until the very dynamic university of Cagliari transformed in the museum complex that it is now. Visit for the museums, the site and the wonderful views.

Thank GCW56
Reviewed 1 July 2015

A lot of interesting exhibits - archeological and art. The place is a bit scruffy, but inside it is nice. Stuff is very helpful and polite. Ticket price is ok.

1  Thank Eti Beattrice L
Reviewed 27 May 2015

The archaeological museum is a must see in Cagliari. The bronze age figures and the details about the Nuraghic finds in particular.

Thank JackyShoreham
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Lovely old building thoughtfully turned into art gallery but still retaining features of original architecture. Not too keen on the art displayed as not really into contemporary art.

Thank pennybelle_11
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Loved this museum, it was excellent for viewing historical artefacts and learning about Cagliari. Beautiful artwork - inspiring

Thank Paulene C
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Beautiful museums - but.... I'm still confused as to why you pay on the way into the 1st and then *some are free and yet others you have to pay for ...hmm - I loved the jewelery and statues

1  Thank BigHolidaysWeePocket
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