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You mustn't go away from Cáceres without visit this Museum, don't miss the "aljibe" it's absolutely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Erajo
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Spain
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A nice little museum with a nice little archaeology section, some wonderful stone carvings, am... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
azjayhawks
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Tucson, Arizona
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Plaza de Veletas in the old town, 10003 Caceres, Spain
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All reviews separate building excellent museum varied collection underground water reservoir bit of everything nice overview free entry bronze age prehistoric times closed on mondays modern times small museum old town miro basement cistern ethnographic
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You mustn't go away from Cáceres without visit this Museum, don't miss the "aljibe" it's absolutely amazing.

Thank Erajo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice little museum with a nice little archaeology section, some wonderful stone carvings, am excellent presentTion of local costumes, farm and fishing implements (truly - there's a really neat harrow and river boat) and the must-see: a 35' X 50' u derground cistern held...More

Thank azjayhawks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

... especially the prehistory section. The explanations of the various items could be very much improved ... most are only in Spanish, are too small to read, and are poorly illuminated.

Thank Abertawe26
Reviewed 11 August 2018

This museum is located in a quiet plaza at the top of Caceres. The collection is interesting and varied. Not quite like the wonderful museum in Merida, but worth the visit.

Thank aussieskiman
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Situated in the old city at the top close to the San Francisco Javier church. Free admission to EU residents. Allow a couple of hours for looking around this amazing museum, it is set out to start in Paleolithic times through history up to modern...More

Thank Sandgrown
Reviewed 5 August 2018

We went to this Museum on a Sunday to find that there was no entry fee payable. I particularly liked the underground water reservoir which I found fascinating.

Thank AgedMan
Reviewed 29 May 2018

from archeology and ethnografy to a beautiful Arab cisterna, this little museum offers a wide range of insight into local life and history. only the arts department, located in a separate building, is a bit of an issue, as it was closed at our visit...More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 17 May 2018

You don't expect to find a museum of such quality in a small town like Carceres, but its there. The fascinating exhibits give you a glimpse into life in this area centuries ago. Take your camera. Photos are allowed!

1  Thank nottinghall
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Smallish museum just up from Plaza Major in the old town. Free entry if you're from the EC. Well displayed collections of archaeology and ethnography, the bronze age material was particularly good. Most guiding and captions are in Spanish but there are English summaries and...More

1  Thank Ken M
Reviewed 9 December 2017

This was a really nice stop in our visit. It has small but really interesting collections of Archaeological, Ethnography and Fine Arts (including sketches of Picasso, an El Greco and a Miró). The big highlight is the very well preserved Islamic cistern - Aljibe. When...More

1  Thank MariSilva186
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