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Musee Archeologique

2 Place du Chateau, 67000, Strasbourg, France
+33 3 68 98 51 60
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Interesting

This museum is located since the 19th century in the basement of the Rohan Palace just 100 meters... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
salomon v
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A nice collection

The collection is quite interesting but I found that the explanations were lacking. You want to... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
jeannenebois
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Strasbourg, France
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  • Excellent22%
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  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
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“roman era” (3 reviews)
“middle ages” (4 reviews)
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2 Place du Chateau, 67000, Strasbourg, France
Mairie Sud
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+33 3 68 98 51 60
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This museum is located since the 19th century in the basement of the Rohan Palace just 100 meters away from the cathedral. It houses a large collections of artifacts and fossils that illustrates the history of Strasbourg and Alsace from its furthest beginnings during Prehistoric...More

Thank salomon v
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The collection is quite interesting but I found that the explanations were lacking. You want to know more and you can't. But then I went during the "Journées du Patrimoine" so maybe audio-tours were not available under such circumstances.

Thank jeannenebois
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The museum has a number of interesting archaeology displays that are relevant to the Alsace region and it is worth a look. The displays have a wide range of topics and periods.

Thank HI_McDunnough
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This museum gives a good overview of the archaeology of the region from the Mesolithic to the Roman era. Combine this museum with a visit to the Musee historique de la Ville de Strasbourg and the Musee Alsacien to get a sense of the earliest...More

Thank Mosspiglet
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Nice collection of artifacts collected over the years from excavations in the area surrounding the cathedral and greater Alsace. English translations however can be lacking. There are general translations, but many of the detailed descriptions or information on individual items were missing during my visit.

Thank TheStargazer1985
Reviewed 7 October 2016

A sterling example of a Gothic Cathedral perhaps the template for hundreds of similar Cathedrals around Europe.

Thank sateeshl2016
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This museum is inside the Mohan palace and is fairly large display of archeology artifacts and displays dating back to prehistoric times through to iron age and to the middle ages. There are free leaflets in English available to help you pick out the highlights....More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We bought a day ticket for €12 per adult and this was the first of the city museums we visited. Although some of the displays were a bit dated, I thought that this was in some ways something of a plus - it didn't distract...More

Thank Fovantboy
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The audio guide here doesn't work very well and having to put the location numbers each time is tiresome especially when a lot of them don't actually work. Otherwise it was an interesting museum with plenty of exhibits.

Thank karina31411
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

The presentation could indeed be better and more interesting, but the collection is absolutely fascinating! Would recommend to anyone into Prehistoric and Roman history.

Thank GallifreyanCat
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