Musee National du Bardo, Algiers

4.2
#2 of 20 in Museums in Algeria
Discover Tunisia's long history at Musee National du Bardo, situated in a richly decorated 18th-century mansion. The museum showcases an extensive collection of ancient artifacts, some of which date back to the prehistoric period, such as preserved eggs used as bottles. Don't miss the highlight--the backbone of the Touareg people's queen, Tin Hinan. If you want to take a break, step outside to the well-maintained garden. To visit Musee National du Bardo and get the most from your holiday in Algiers, create itinerary details personal to you using our Algiers travel route planner.
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  • Beautiful, tranquil small museum. Definitely go! Make friends with the staff and they might just open a few locked doors for you!  more »
  • I will echo what others mentioned below: unless you have an interest in archaeology/prehistory or ethnomusicology, the museum proper isn’t for you. But definitely go for the building and grounds as...  more »
  • I spent quite a whils at this location which along with being a Historical Building Museaum acts as a gallery for Art exhibitions . A great blend of old and new.  more »

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