Museum of National History and Archeology, Constanta

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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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  • This is a great oportunity to learn the Romanian history. It has a tour guide as well and they can explain in other languages to.  more »
  • Ancient history is a Museum in the Centre. Beginning with the Greece city, colonial era, such as anchor and pots, is under the control of Roman inscriptions and statues, such as the significant enhancement Buri.
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  • If you have some spare time in Constanta and you are curious about the beautiful history of Constanta, go at this museum, the biggest in Constanta and situated in a historical landmark- Ovidiu's squar...  more »
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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