National Archaeological Museum of Spain, Madrid

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  • August 20, 2017
    Place more interesting visit complementary to other Madrid museums by the richness of its archaeological collection and exhibit works as popular as the Lady of Elche. Recommended.
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  • August 18, 2017
    After its refurbishment is a place that does not overwhelm you and is perfect to go with children. The rooms are very clean.
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  • August 18, 2017
    It reopened after investing heavily and it shows. 4 hours are needed if you want to see it in detail. There are many "videos" that you make that visit lengthen in excess. I did not take audio guide but it's a good choice. There are several spectacular, small parts but of exceptional quality. They suggest you 10 works that one unmissable but there are quite a few more. On the other hand surprisingly low quality "Roman" parts. Perhaps to know Roman museums these looks loose. Interesting reproduction of the ceiling of the cave of Altamira (his visit is free)
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  • I highly recommend you to visit this place if you like history and artifacts in general. The museum is very modern and interactive too, you can play the little screens to make your visit even more interesting and enjoyable. The objects are chronologically or thematically arranged. The place is free to visit on Sundays otherwise you have to pay an admission.
  • Wow! What an extensive collection! And it's free if you buy the annual Madrid museum pass, which also covers unlimited visits to the Prado and Reina Sofia and allows priority line access (no waiting! more visiting!). Covers every period of habitation in the Iberian peninsula in great depth from prehistory to the present. Depending upon you interests, plan between two and six hours.
  • Excellent exhibition on the evolution of man - although don't trust Google maps; it's on the other side of the library museum! Keep walking round the block ☺️ There's loads there as well, make sure you allow two days to do it all in time.
  • Very nice museum to visit! There is a free app to accompany you during the tour. The public wifi unfortunately didn't work very well, so be sure to download this in advance! The entrance fee is also very reasonable: 3 euro. Worth it!
  • For 3€, this place was amazing. Spent 3 hours there watching every exhibit laid out in chronological order. Their videos were worth watching too

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