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An interesting museum with a varied collection

This museum is located in a quiet plaza at the top of Caceres. The collection is interesting and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
aussieskiman
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Melbourne, Australia
Museum on three floors

Situated in the old city at the top close to the San Francisco Javier church. Free admission to EU... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sandgrown
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Arroyo de la Miel, Spain
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Plaza de Veletas in the old town, 10003 Caceres, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is located in a quiet plaza at the top of Caceres. The collection is interesting and varied. Not quite like the wonderful museum in Merida, but worth the visit.

Thank aussieskiman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated in the old city at the top close to the San Francisco Javier church. Free admission to EU residents. Allow a couple of hours for looking around this amazing museum, it is set out to start in Paleolithic times through history up to modern...More

Thank Sandgrown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this Museum on a Sunday to find that there was no entry fee payable. I particularly liked the underground water reservoir which I found fascinating.

Thank AgedMan
Reviewed 29 May 2018

from archeology and ethnografy to a beautiful Arab cisterna, this little museum offers a wide range of insight into local life and history. only the arts department, located in a separate building, is a bit of an issue, as it was closed at our visit...More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 18 May 2018

You don't expect to find a museum of such quality in a small town like Carceres, but its there. The fascinating exhibits give you a glimpse into life in this area centuries ago. Take your camera. Photos are allowed!

1  Thank nottinghall
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Smallish museum just up from Plaza Major in the old town. Free entry if you're from the EC. Well displayed collections of archaeology and ethnography, the bronze age material was particularly good. Most guiding and captions are in Spanish but there are English summaries and...More

1  Thank Ken M
Reviewed 9 December 2017

This was a really nice stop in our visit. It has small but really interesting collections of Archaeological, Ethnography and Fine Arts (including sketches of Picasso, an El Greco and a Miró). The big highlight is the very well preserved Islamic cistern - Aljibe. When...More

1  Thank MariSilva186
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The small museum provides an excellent overview of the history of the town and region with some wonderful Roman, Phoenician and Visigoth relics. The jewellery was particularly impressive.

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The museum is located in the middle of the old town and is closed on Mondays. It is sensibly arranged over several floors and a couple of buildings, but there is nothing overwhelming, and anything you don't want to see can be by-passed. There is...More

Thank keithmalin
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is a nice little museum, if you are into this kind of stuff. It was recommended by the Tourist Office as a must see, but we felt that it was just OK.

Thank Alfred V
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