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Museum of Cadiz

Plaza Mina s/n, 11004 Cadiz, Spain
+34600143003
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History brought to life

This took the history from the Phoenicians through to the Romans - so the early history. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
A P
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London, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

Small but very interesting with many artifacts going back 3000 years. No charge for EU nationals so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TonyRoberts
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Cambridge
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Plaza Mina s/n, 11004 Cadiz, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This took the history from the Phoenicians through to the Romans - so the early history. The Archaeological floor is on the ground level. The key rooms have English introductions but not for the artefacts so you will have to piece it together. Overall, very...More

Thank A P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small but very interesting with many artifacts going back 3000 years. No charge for EU nationals so go before Brexit!!

Thank TonyRoberts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its a small museum which could be made more inviting if there were more English explanations. it is a good place to spend the morning.I would definitely go again

Thank phillipewalker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Free to enter, this is well worth a visit. Its archeology sections demonstrate the influences of the various civilisations who were drawn to Cadiz by its unique geography - some fascinating and well-displayed items. The art is worth a visit but, compared to other cities'...More

Thank meic_watkins
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

This is a well curated, well set out museum with a fantastic collection which has something for everyone. The archeological section has some memorable and high quality exhibits with the Phoenician sarcophagi a particular highlight as well as Roman finds from Medina Sidonia. The videos...More

Thank Sara W
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Great collection of paintings (16-20th Century) as well as archaeology finds from various periods (the area of Cadiz was inhabited from before 500 BC)

Thank PatrickMerlevede
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This museum which is free to visit is situated in a beautiful square and easy to access. Lots of artifacts and paintings to view.

Thank Norman W
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I visited this Museum in May. It is free in for EU citizens. The exhibits are well displayed and are very interesting. It has a mix of Archaeological finds and Art ( old and modern). They give you a map and overview in English on...More

Thank Lobo177
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Every exhibit , particulary the paintings held our interest and sparked our enthusiasm.Well worth a visit.

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Lots to see and do in here but for me the jewel in the crown was the room that had around a dozen paintings by Francisco de Zurburan, whose work I admire greatly. These alone would have made the visit extremely worthwhile.

Thank Bob J
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hispanofila12
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I would say 1hour.
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Derek G
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As far as I can recall there are steps up to the entrance of the building, I don't think that there was a ramp, on entering the building there was a small entrance area with more steps, I don't recall seeing a lift either... More
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