ARQUA - Museo Nacional de Arqueología Subacuática, Cartagena

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Explore the world of underwater archeology at ARQUA - Museo Nacional de Arqueología Subacuática. Learn about the methods and techniques of underwater research in the first half of the museum, and view descriptions of underwater finds in both Spanish and English. Next, take a tour of Cartagena's history, from Phoenician to medieval times. View showcases of archeological finds, interactive displays, and replicas explaining ancient naval technology. The museum houses the remains of a Phoenician ship, as well as tusks inscribed with Phoenician texts. English translations are offered for displays, and English audio guides are available. The museum also has a restaurant and a gift shop. To visit ARQUA - Museo Nacional de Arqueología Subacuática and get the most from your holiday in Cartagena, create itinerary details personal to you using our Cartagena trip itinerary builder.
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  • Found me it, very interesting, very complete the personal choice. It was the second time that the doorman.
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  • It caught our attention, the location of parts, the structure of the building and of course the content of the Museum.
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  • Wonderful museum with lots of hands on exhibits and displays for children. Very high tech and well designed. Great info on Phoenician, Roman and medieval sea travel and shipping.  more »