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Museo Nacional de Arte Romano

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Great stop for us on a stormy day. The building itself is incredible. Beginning in the basement... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Victor, Idaho
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This is an awesome building worth seeing just for the building alone , then stacked with amazing... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Calle Jose Ramon Melida 2, 06800 Merida, Spain
+34 924 31 16 90
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All reviews roman artifacts on display excellent museum roman road beautiful building amazing artifacts three floors nice roman local ruins highly recommend this museum impressive collection oil lamps love this museum free entrance new building national museum senior citizens
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great stop for us on a stormy day. The building itself is incredible. Beginning in the basement where actual ancients Roman ruins are in place. Well laid out. However, there is no English audio guide offered. Most of the areas have Spanish and English placards...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

This is an awesome building worth seeing just for the building alone , then stacked with amazing artifacts. It is well presented and described on all levels

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Leticia154
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

This excellent, purpose built museum is easy to navigate, well curated and has informative signage in English and Spanish. It is laid out over 4 floors, and the artefacts are from the local ruins including the theatre. There are also some beautiful mosaics which have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank sjhHove
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This collection of Roman artifacts is incredibly extensive, exhibited on site and above the Roman ruins found on site during construction of the museum. The collection of coins, busts, pottery and mosaics are bar none the most beautiful. Only complaint was the English interpretation pieces...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank yxpinhead
Reviewed 22 September 2018

At only a few steps from the “Trojan Arch” you have the “National Museum of the Roman Art”. The museum already exist more than 175 years, so it goes back to a small collection of local character that. Its content and activities revolve around the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Gorgeous museum designed to showcase an enormous collection of Roman artifacts, sculptures, coins, buttons, entire mosaic floors... Amazing architecture and history.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank mamabookworm
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building housing multiple artefacts just next to the amphitheatre. The easiest option is to grab a pamphlet at the entrance and follow the highlights. It is well worth a visit

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Wynand P
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Of the three sites, we visited I thought the Museum was by far the best. Some interesting finds in here.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank AgedMan
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This place is a must if you are at all interested in the Roman history. The museum itself is very beautiful - it was built by one of Spain's best architects Rafael Moneo. Very cleverly, they only exhibit the BEST finds. This means that you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank joannasinbox
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We visited here on a long weekend and the museum was closed but luckily we got to see it on Tuesday morning before we left. It is a lovely building which was build over a part of the Roman city incorporating an original road and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Gerlaw10
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Response from 2610cristinaP | Reviewed this property |
Of what I remember, there is not a public car parking nearby this museum, there is some payed places along the streets. In my case, I left my car the other side of the river (it's free), past the roman bridge on foot and... More
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