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Sousse Archaeological Museum

Ave du Marshal Tito, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
+216 73 219 011
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Second largest Roman Mosaic collection in the world

This is a must see if you are ever in Sousse. I visited this museum when I was a kid about 30 years... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mona S
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Hammamet, Tunisia
Very interesting!

A synchronized museum, with some interesting things to see, inside an old fortress. A much see in... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
evangelia1992
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Ave du Marshal Tito, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
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"roman mosaic"
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"ancient history"
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"lovely place to visit"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
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"bardo"
in 19 reviews
"collection"
in 17 reviews
"displayed"
in 14 reviews
"exhibits"
in 9 reviews
"tunisia"
in 27 reviews
"information"
in 8 reviews
"medina"
in 29 reviews
"arabic"
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"jem"
in 2 reviews
"french"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must see if you are ever in Sousse. I visited this museum when I was a kid about 30 years ago. And boy did it change for the better. The collection of artifacts have improved. The way artifacts are displaced is amazing...More

Thank Mona S
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

A synchronized museum, with some interesting things to see, inside an old fortress. A much see in Sousse!!

Thank evangelia1992
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is a small-medium sized museum located just on the outskirts of the Sousse Medina, accessible via the outside of the Medina (rather than within the walls). The museum is visually extremely impressive, located in a stunning old Sousse fort. The exhibits focus on just...More

Thank df86
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We visited there because we found the review on TripAdvisor that it was worth to visit who loves mosaic. Collection really well but ticket a bit expensive I guess (9 dinar per person). If you are boring to swim on the sea only, you can...More

Thank Ha Nul Lee S
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

One of largest collections of Roman mosaics in the world - just beautiful. Even worth seeing this museum paired with the Bardo Museum in Tunis.

Thank Kate24104
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Really amazing and well maintained museum and has many great so old statues from the ancient history from more than 2000 years and it is really must be seen during your visit to sousse

Thank Bohdima
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Stopped off here on a visit to Sousse. It's not that easy to find. You need to walk through Sousse medina or drive around it to the top of the city. The museum is impressive - very similar to the Bardo - and you can...More

Thank _bengraysmed
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Certainly worth a visit if you like Roman history as the quality of the collection of mosaics is very good and well displayed. Just check the opening times before you go. As is usual in Tunisia, it lacks any guided tours, informative signage or information...More

Thank caroler82
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Lovely place to visit some great facts about the island. Make sure you go with a guided tour. Worth a visit though

Thank jniksx
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Very interesting this was a few years ago just to see how in those days they could build that and it is still standing also well worth going to Jem where the old Roman ruins and still standing and all the things they have dug...More

Thank william b
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JanJan22_12_12
25 February 2015|
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Response from Monck | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is a new museum all up to date with wheelchair access.
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25 January 2015|
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Response from bechir m | Reviewed this property |
About 45 mn from hammamet to sousse
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Response from Monck | Reviewed this property |
91.5 K Just over an hour worth the visit
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