Museu Nacional Arqueològic de Tarragona, Tarragona

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History Museum Museum
As the oldest archaeological museum in Catalonia, Museu Nacional Arqueològic de Tarragona serves as a showcase for the area’s ancient heritage. Tour its assemblage of artifacts and displays from as far back as the Roman era, and understand Rome’s influence on the region’s development. The museum has a large collection of well-preserved Roman busts and intricate mosaics portraying gods, myths, and legends. Be sure to check the museum’s website for information on its traveling exhibits and temporary displays. Guided tours are available and can be booked in advance. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Museu Nacional Arqueològic de Tarragona and many more Tarragona attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Tarragona vacation generator.
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  • One of the best museums in our travels. The breadth and assortment of items is staggering. Statues, mosaics, jewelry, coins, vases - the list goes on and on. Do not miss it!  more »
  • We visited the museum on a Saturday and it was quiet. The artefacts are displayed over 4 floors. There are many things on display from a section of the city wall, to mosaics, funerary articles, things...  more »
  • This museum is worth a visit if you have spare time in Tarragona. It's cost 3.50 euros opens approx 9.30 to 18.00 hours check first. You also get a free ticket to go to the early Christian Necropolis ...  more »
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  • To walk where horses with chariots used to race against each other is just incredible...
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  • the smell of history
  • Impressive museum.
  • it's interesting