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Cueva de Siete Palacios - Archaeological Museum

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Well worth a visit

Only 2 euros for this and the castle, great value. Imaginative displays of ceramics and artefacts... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Martos, Spain
Pieces of history

Well you can get here with the same ticket when you buy a ticket to Castillo de San Miguel. You can... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Jyvaskyla, Finland
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Calle San Joaquin s/n, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Of you paid to go to the castle you get free entry here. Lots of archaeology on display with the descriptions in English.

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Only 2 euros for this and the castle, great value. Imaginative displays of ceramics and artefacts, but signage in Spanish only.

Thank AggiePirate
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is a good place not far from the Castillo. Visit the castle first and then stroll over to the caves. it is a small museum with a decent collection of artifacts to view. Give it 45 minutes.

Thank andorsworld
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Very nice small Museum in Almunecar of founds of the Roman and Maure period in Almunecar, old vases and amphores, presente in Roman caves; it gives an idea of the Andalous culture and her history.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Set in caves excavated by the Romans so this is quite unusual and there is an Egyptian funery vase 7th century B.C. which as far as they know is unique. Unfortunately there is no English translation, otherwise it would have been much more interesting.

Thank Bertie65
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Almuñécar has fantastic sights, but this one is destroyed by loud music. These are Roman caves with a special atmosphere which is spoiled by my way being blasted out full blast every minute of the day......

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Well you can get here with the same ticket when you buy a ticket to Castillo de San Miguel. You can find a lot of different old ornaments etc. found from the place.

Thank markushC7499RN
Reviewed 28 October 2016

It thakes only about an hour to see the exibition of a broad range of cultures all related to the history of Almunecar- the name Al-munecar gives hints tohe the mauric period, and there are items from alle the other periods- I was especially fond...More

Thank Henrik S
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Having this historical site as a next-door neighbor is not at all unpleasant. It brings life into the neighborhood and it is a true historical experience to go there. When you buy a ticket for this venue, you also, included in the price, have access...More

Thank Leif H
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Some exhibits of ancient history in small cave. Worth to see together with the castle. You can enter the cave with the castle ticket.

Thank 73Marco
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