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Archaeological Museum of Asturias

Closes in 12 min: 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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So much to see

A really well set out museum with lots to see and caters to non Spanish speakers by handing out a... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Coffs Harbour, Australia

That is always good! No photography allowed inside the museum. Three floors and so much to see... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Linda B
Raleigh, North Carolina
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Calle San Vicente 3 33003 Oviedo, 33003, Oviedo, Spain
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

A really well set out museum with lots to see and caters to non Spanish speakers by handing out a coresponding booklet in English.

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

That is always good! No photography allowed inside the museum. Three floors and so much to see. Allow at least an hour.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I wander in and found it was free on the day of my visit. I only thought about spending half an hour but ended up spending more than one and half hours! This museum's exhibition is very well organized. Its bilingual signs describe the detailed...More

4  Thank Saricie_Q
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Underscores how the history of Asturias differs from our view of Spain as a Mediterranean country. Who would expect a musical instrument resembling bagpipes in Spain?

1  Thank Portoax
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Last summer we had visited this museum and found it very interesting so this summer we took my brother and sister-in-law and they too were very enthusiastic. It is open, light and bright and has several floors of exhibits. It is is the center of...More

3  Thank JudyBoz
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We visited the museum today and were pleased to find that it was free entry. We were each lent a guide book that translated the main explanatory descriptions of the history of the region. There were lockers to put bags in so you didn't carry...More

3  Thank Helen A
Reviewed 19 October 2016

If you're in Oviedo on holiday or on business, then a visit to the Archaeological Museum will be rewarding and helpful in understanding the long history of the Principality. There's a vast amount to see with interactive presentations. Spanish museums in general are very well...More

5  Thank RaphaelTobias
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The museum is a treasure of interactive experiences. Then, during the summer, we were treated to free classical music concerts on Tuesdays and Thursdays. What a wonderful introduction to all Oviedo has to offer.

3  Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed this museum. Covered history of the asturias region including cavemen, Roman Era and more. It's free so if you don't like it you can leave. Mostly in Spanish which was good as I am trying to have my family practice our spanish.

3  Thank Richard10024
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The Archaeological Museum is quite interesting. There were many exhibits that were very good. I also enjoyed seeing the cloisters of the old monastery that was there before the museum opened.

1  Thank BennyMalaga
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