Museo Archeologico Regionale P. Orsi, Syracuse

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Museo Archeologico Regionale P. Orsi has over 18,000 artifacts on display within its 12,000 sq m (129,167 sq ft) exhibition space. Inside a modern museum consisting of interconnected hexagons, view the permanent collection, which displays archaeological finds from prehistory through the Iron Age and the Greek colonization of Sicily. In the garden, notice the remains of an ancient Greek necropolis. Add Museo Archeologico Regionale P. Orsi to your Syracuse travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Syracuse trip itinerary planner.
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  • The museum had a lot of artifacts and was well organized. I personally appreciated that it started with prehistoric and geologic history. Not many archaeological museums will do that.  more »
  • Well worth combining with a trip to the Greek Theatre. Its only a 10-15 walk away. Some great artefacts. There is a very good interactive application allowing you to see what are the top 10-20 pieces ...  more »
  • This museum is an important repository of artefacts ranging from the earliest Neolithic age until the end of the Roman era. The collection of coins is internationally famous, and the ceramics are outs...  more »
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  • Extensive and well stocked. Information limited in English. Coins a highlight. No cafe
  • Great collection, but frustrating because many of the display lights appeared to be burned out.
  • Very interesting both the exibits and the architecture/set up of the museum. Loved it
  • Cool and very well organized. Nice pieces and very good explanations
  • Huge museum, so many things to see, beautiful!