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Tripoli's Jamahiriya Museum

Green Square, Tripoli, Libya
+218 21-3330292
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Interesting Museum

This was a large museum that we visited in 2010 while Quadaffi was still in power. A large section... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2017
RandRabroad
very nice place to visit

this place you can go throw the history now still close to renew it i visited many time and rely if... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2016
Samehliverpool65
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Tripoli, Libya
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  • Average5%
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30 Jan 2017
“Interesting Museum”
22 Jan 2016
“very nice place to visit”
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Green Square, Tripoli, Libya
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+218 21-3330292
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

This was a large museum that we visited in 2010 while Quadaffi was still in power. A large section was devoted to him and included his famous blue Volkswagon. I don't know what is there now. But there were other exhibits of fascinating stone carvings...More

Thank RandRabroad
Reviewed 23 January 2016

this place you can go throw the history now still close to renew it i visited many time and rely if you go to Tripoli you have to visit it

Thank Samehliverpool65
Reviewed 16 August 2014

one of the greatest museums i have ever seen. beautiful art in beautiful scenery unfortunatelly closed sine several months

Thank Michal S
Reviewed 4 September 2013

A must see...to the shores of Tripoli. Great Roman artifacts, some interesting Americana dnf if course the Green Book. It'll probably be awhile before it's open for business but definitely worth the trip.

Thank Rovinghome
Reviewed 31 March 2013

tried to get into this Museum in March 2013 and was told by security office next door that its closed for refurbishment. they seemed to think it would be closed for a few months but said they didnt really know

Thank Eebyegum
Reviewed 10 July 2012

I had the opportunity to go to the National Museum in Tripoli yesterday, and it is well worth a visit! I was surprised with how nice it is and how well kept up it is! It is a large museum with 3 floors open for...More

2  Thank Libyatravelandtours
Reviewed 18 April 2012

attractive place for tour & tourism's ... In capital Tripoli

6  Thank kimmeladam
Reviewed 18 March 2012

Just wanted to post a note that the National Museum in downtown Tripoli (right by Martry's Square and the castle) is not in operation as of right now. It has been closed since the revolution. So, if you are looking to travel to Libya and...More

3  Thank Libyatravelandtours
Reviewed 4 July 2010

This is definitely a highlight of any visit to the capital city. It's arguable whether you should go before you visit Leptis, Sabratha, etc or afterwards, but I'd go afterwards if possible. So much of the statuary and mosaics of these sites are in the...More

6  Thank bilboburgler
Reviewed 23 April 2006

This museum set in a castle in the centre of the city is a must-visit site. Starting in date order with the 6000BC, artifacts, cave paintings and rock carvings, it progresses through Punic, Greek and Roman stautes and articles collected from sits arround Libya but...More

17  Thank robinbwatts
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