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Museo Archeologico Nazionale

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Address: Via Sant'Agata 18/A, 06049, Spoleto, Italy
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Small but quite interesting

Although the findings are not as numerous as the ones you can admire in the homonymous Museum in Orvieto, this place looks quite well organized, and very much informative about... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

For anyone interested in the ancient past, this is a real treat. Not only does entry allow full access to the Teatro Romano with its tiered seats and back stage passages but also to a series of well-lit stylishly displayed exhibits on the Romans and the various groups who occupied Umbria, lived there, worshipped there and sometimes fought there. The... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Nice museum with Roman theatre. Also other things founded here were amazing. Entrance just 4€, so I recommend museum to everyone

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Must see while in Spoleto. The museum contains a roman theatre 70m in diameter (beautiful) + the museum itself full of artefacts starting from Bronze age. It is not that small as you might think from some reviews - it has full 3 floors full of artefacts. There are extensive explanations also in English not just about the objects but... More 

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Halfmoon Bay, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2015

The Museo Archeologico Nazionale Di Spoleto is a must see wnhen in Spoleto. You can view the amphitheatre from the Piazza Liberta, but it is worth spending the time to go through the museum. Entry is part of the Spoleto Pass, which gives you access to 7 historic sites and free public transit for a week.

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Gibbon, Nebraska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Renovation was going on during our visit. Fun to watch the workers painstakingly brushing the cracks and repairing.

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Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Although the findings are not as numerous as the ones you can admire in the homonymous Museum in Orvieto, this place looks quite well organized, and very much informative about local history. Beautiful are the marble sculptures found during the Roman theater excavations, such the bust of a young Augustus, and a delicate slender young female figure probably of Attica... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Lovely museum and interesting exhibits. We enjoyed our two hours there wandering the museum and outdoor theater.

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Paris, France
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

Great amphitheatre in good condition. For just 4 euros I had the place to myself. Wonderful example of Roman amphitheatre with examples of artefacts left at funeral sites.

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Karlskrona, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This is a rather small but well kept museum with some very nice and interesting artefacts from different periods of Umbrian history. Always nice to see something but only Roman or Greek history!

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2015

I love museums, but they wear me out fast. This one is compact and purposeful in its displays of Spoleto's history. Lots of artifacts, in fact, are those of daily life—small decorative items, jewelry, and such survived. As I studied some of these small pieces—pins and such—I wondered if they, like our misplaced earrings and such, were lost by someone... More 

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