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2000 year of history

The city waa a very important Roman stronghold. The museum shows a lto of artifacts from this... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Budapest, Hungary
Iseum is a must see. The museum is outstanding. Near the center of town. Staff is friendly and helpful.

Absolutely worth a visit. Well laid out and informative. English and German descriptions... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
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“german”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

The city waa a very important Roman stronghold. The museum shows a lto of artifacts from this period, very well organized.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 545medva
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely worth a visit. Well laid out and informative. English and German descriptions available. Not to be missed if you like Roman history

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

In my opinion this is one of the most reliable replicas of a Roman temple dedicated to Isis God. This museum has a very big collection of artifacts recovered from excavations.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank JoaoAugustoAraujo
Reviewed 5 January 2017

It is a very nice museum with interesting remains of the Roman times. It looks very well and has been recently renovated and modernised. Visitors can also see a lot through the fence. I guess it is the best option during the warm season and...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Sophia S
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Not much is left of the Iseum itself, but there are hundreds of artifacts in the updated displays. The museum is new, modern, very nice. Looking at the artifacts is when I realized that this is Egyptian, not a Roman cult. How did the cult...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank gaborb233
Reviewed 28 August 2016

It is a newly restored Roman shrine in the downtown of Szombathely. The museum next door is very modern and it is in English and German. In front of the building, there was the amber road trade route.

Date of experience: August 2016
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Iseum was the most interesting thing we saw in Szombathely and maybe in all the visited hungarian towns. The exhibition is new, modern with tv screens showing documentary, legends are mostly in English. There is impressive outside area with reconstruction of iseum shrine surrounded by...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank P C
Reviewed 15 November 2014

It is newly renovated, in summer there are Concerts organised.It's a great photo thematic in the evening when it's lighten. You can see it without entering.

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank tzakota
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Szombathely is a mid size Hungarian town. Despite a lovely square most Western European visitors would pass it by on the way to Balaton. Once a year this city however holds one of the most spectacular festivals celebrating its roman past in Europe. In the...More

Date of experience: August 2014
5  Thank Celtica
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