Museum of National History and Archeology, Constanta

(4/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web)
Museum of National History and Archeology houses an impressive historical and cultural heritage dating from the Paleolithic era to contemporary times, including a rare 2nd-century sculpture of Glycon, an ancient Macedonian snake god. The massive building, erected in 1921, is itself an example of Brâncovenesc architectural style, which combines Venetian and Ottoman influences. Exhibits are arranged chronologically. On the ground floor, see the collections of gold jewelry, silver vessels, gems, cameos, ancient coins, sculptures, and vases. The rooms on the upper floors showcase icons, maps, photographs, telegrams, and personal belongings of some notable people of the early 20th century. The complex is also home to the Roman Edifice of Mosaic. Add Museum of National History and Archeology to your Constanta travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Constanta tour planner.
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  • The Best museum in this town too see. Top atraction . Good for Kids to learn history. Good guide to explain the relics storyes. 
  • My boy was very pleased of this museum. Its probabily the top atraction jn Constanta. Lots of elements to see , you have also a guide to explain and the tax fee is low expecialy for the children at sc...  more »
  • My child where amazed to see the old relics of Constanta. They have also a guide to explain to the croude the history of the roman impaire. 
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  • Superb singurul muzeu adevărat care îl mai are Constanța. Pacat ca este lăsat în paragina. Piața Ovidiu este un loc superb de plimbare și mâncat.
  • Lots of history is stored inside. Many roman artrfacts including cool statues and coins
  • Very interesting museum, both for history enthusiast and not. The building is just magnificent and it's placed right in the city center
  • History, education. Nice emplyees
  • expensive, unfriendly and claustrophobic