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Sousse Archaeological Museum

Ave du Marshal Tito, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
+216 73 219 011
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Gorgeous mosaics!

I wish I could have spent more time there. The mosaics were so much better than I had imagined. Not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TimArizonaUSA
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Arizona, USA
Small but nice collection - Must visit for mosaic fans

The museum is located right next to Sousse's medina and should be easily accessible from anywhere... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Husain A
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Bamako, Mali
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  • Average5%
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“roman mosaics” (6 reviews)
“entry fee” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Ave du Marshal Tito, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
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+216 73 219 011
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"roman mosaics"
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"nice collection"
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"french and english"
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"each month"
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"must visit place"
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"take photos"
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"worth a visit"
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"the main road"
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"cardo"
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"medusa"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wish I could have spent more time there. The mosaics were so much better than I had imagined. Not vvery big, but phenomenal collection!

Thank TimArizonaUSA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is located right next to Sousse's medina and should be easily accessible from anywhere inside Sousse. I think I was the only one inside the museum whilst I was there with some bored looking museum staff. It has a huge collection of mosaics...More

Thank Husain A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like to see things when I visit a country, and on the excursion I took to Tunis the guide mentioned there were a lot of mosaics, not only at the Bardo but also in Sousse itself. So, the next day I set out to...More

Thank Veerle B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the must see things when in Sousse ; There is air conditioning and everything is well labelled and signed. Well worth a visit

Thank Michael T
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

This museum is a must see when in Sousse. The interior is modern and air conditioned. It has a large collection of mosaics that is probably second only to the vast collection in the Bardo. There were only a few people visiting when we were...More

Thank Alan33533037
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

A lovely little museum with mosaics of exceptional quality. The marine head of the ocean God is particularly fine with a haunting quality about it. Not to be missed!

Thank esspee2012
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

This museum is a little gem, well worth a visit, for a small entry fee, they have an amazing collection of Roman artefacts, lots of things to explore, the Roman mosiacs are truly beautiful . It's quite a small museum , two hours will easily...More

Thank janette h
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Easy to find right off the main road. Entrance was obvious and you can pay extra to take photos (1TND). Nice collection of mosaics and artifacts. Descriptions in Arabic, French and English. You can walk around the grounds and climb stairs although the best views...More

Thank Jeff T
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

It never ceases to surprise me how under visited this great museum is, especially by the locals. Great collection of well displayed Roman Mosaics. I've been four times now and always enjoy it. Combine it with a visit to the Medina as both are at...More

2  Thank caroler82
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Very well displayed collection. Virtually empty when our group were there. Excellent toilets, always a plus!

1  Thank ross39
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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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bmbellmini
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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bmbellmini
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Response from Monck | Reviewed this property |
91.5 K Just over an hour worth the visit
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