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Bardo Museum

Le Bardo, Tunis 2079, Tunisia
216-1-513-650
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Spectacular Roman mosaics are the high point of this museum.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Le Bardo, Tunis 2079, Tunisia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really great place to visit , we enjoyed the minimal architecture, the interior of the place is so sophisticated , you can walk freely and you can take pictures freely, not crowded, the display of the stuff is so so so beautiful. I loved...More

Thank noura e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum was once the home of a very wealthy family. It now houses the most extensive collection of mosaics removed from various ruins. There are so many mosaics organized by time periods. A guide may or may not be available as you meander through...More

Thank HannahCash
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bardo Museum is considered as one of the oldest and the most important of Tunisian museums. Over a century ago, it was established in the premises of a Beylical palace. Thousands of objects originating from excavations carried out all over the country during the XIXth...More

Thank Abdallah B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting museum full of beautiful roman mosaics and other artefacts. This is a place not to miss out if you are interested in not only Roman history but the history of the Mediterranean.

Thank HF0705
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Free admission, and great collection of Carthaginian mosaics. Well worth a visit when in Tunis, and was a highlight of my stay.

Thank TheCann0n
Reviewed 24 May 2017

most beautiful and the biggest mosaic museum. great place to see the life in before centries. impressive.

Thank Ebru F
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Roman era mosaics, including the world's largest, are everywhere. They are in an excellent condition. The high point, however, are the relics of the Carthegian civilization dating to seventh century BC. Check out the Alabaster base.

Thank starpost
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

A gem of a museum and a real treat to visit! The mosaics are something to behold, the detail and scale is amazing, we've never seen mosaics like these and probably never will again. A must-see if visiting the city!

Thank Gail A
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Absolutely beautiful building (more of a mansion than a museum). Plenty of ancient roman mosaics, statues, artifacts to see. The Islamic architecture in some of the rooms is mindblowing. Tickets are 10 dinars (around £3) and you have to pay 1 dinar if you want...More

Thank hamzaahmad786
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The museum contains a large collection of excellent Roman and Carthaginian mosaics, as well as a few other items such as statues, pottery and various objects recovered from a shipwreck - including Roman beds. The detail and quality of the mosaics is amazing. They vary...More

Thank Robin R
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DanusiaDesPlaines57
Our guide told us why all statues have broken noses. It was done by Vandals. Nose was symbol of something And genitalia symbolized something. Anyone knowes the answer ? Thank you.
24 March 2015|
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Response from Bardangas | Reviewed this property |
check wikipedia + or go to more thorough research - of course the eyes signify or the nose or other parts of the body specialists have written a lot on check it Bardangas
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clueyvooton
Can anyone provide information on what is happening around the BARDO museum after this week's terrible tragedy?
20 March 2015|
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Response from Pakomon | Reviewed this property |
A march will be organised Sunday 29/03 starting from the center of Tunis to go the Bardo, and a memorial will be installed there with the names of the victims at that moment. Afterward the museum will be open normally... More
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