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Interesting museum on a very pretty island. We were only there for an hour. Arrived by boat from... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
susan s
Phoenician settlement

The island of Mozia is a bit off the tourist map but it was very interesting. The boat ride was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CoachLo
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Interesting museum on a very pretty island. We were only there for an hour. Arrived by boat from Marsala, surrounded by salt flats. Well worth a visit to learn about the English couple who lived there 150 years ago and who started the museum.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The island of Mozia is a bit off the tourist map but it was very interesting. The boat ride was pleasant and the museum was fascinating although the ruins were impressive. We even met archeologists from the University of Rome who gave us the story...More

Thank CoachLo
Reviewed 26 June 2018

The island of Motzia is a lovely trip, nice boat-ride and a walk among Phoenician ruins. The museum itself has amazing ancient artifacts going back thousands of years. In particular, the recovered Greek statue of the "youth", aka the charioteer, is truly magnificent. I'm no...More

Thank Lenny G
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Frankly I don't know if tourist buses unload their docile clients here as we saw only individual couples and families on the boat and then inside the rambling museum,but it is definitely an interesting piece of Sicilian history. Another example of the English fascination with...More

Thank Cocciolino2015
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The archaeoelogical site of Mozia is fascinating and the quality of the artefacts on display in the Museum exceptional. One small quibble: for a foundation set up by an Englishman, surely some more captions could have been in English?

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 30 April 2017

A lovely little museum of Phoenician artifacts housed in John Whitaker's former villa on the San Pantaleo Island. A very short boat ride from the mainland, this island has several archeological sites to view in addition to the collection in the museum. Be sure to...More

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