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Cyprus Museum

Museum St., Nicosia, Cyprus
02-865864
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Pots and sculptures

Visit to the Cyprus Museum is a must if you want to learn about the history of Cyprus. They have... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
BaggageAndDish
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Ancient relics worth seeing

The museum has a nice collection of items dating back thousands of years, mainly pottery... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Aleksejs I
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  • Excellent60%
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  • Average9%
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“ancient history” (16 reviews)
“bronze age” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Museum St., Nicosia, Cyprus
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visit to the Cyprus Museum is a must if you want to learn about the history of Cyprus. They have pots and utensils from different time periods along with sculptures. I spent about 1.5 hours. Time well spent.

Thank BaggageAndDish
Reviewed 5 days ago

The museum has a nice collection of items dating back thousands of years, mainly pottery, decorations and statues. There are not many descriptions, but much of the material is fairly self-explanatory. The whole place takes about 1-2 hours to see. Highly recommended for anyone interested...More

Thank Aleksejs I
Reviewed 6 days ago

From the Neolithic period through Early Bronze age, Cypro archaic and classical, Hellenistic and Roman, the museum bursts with impressive exhibits of each period. Not to miss, depending on your interest, the statues of Aphrodite - symbol of Cyprus, Adonis, Athena, Artemis, Eros and Psyche...More

Thank Nevine D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The exhibits in this relatively small museum are of an extremely high standard and despite the many treasures that various occupiers have plundered and taken back to Europe, there are marvels which you will be hard pressed to find anywhere else in the world. My...More

Thank Phileas_Flogg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very varied and interesting exhibits. Nice to see such a rich display of culture on offer. The written explaimations of items was clear, easy to read and informative. The iron Age Jewery and pottery displayed was incredible. A very enjoyable couple of hours.

Thank Diane J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting displayed and exhibitions. A wide array of antiques from across the whole island. The antiques are in very good condition and are well kept and looked after. This museum takes you back in time.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful morning at the Cyprus Museum! An extensive collection of history with the most amazing collection of terracotta figurines found in the Sanctuary of Ayia Irini! That was my highlight! Everyone should visit and contribute!

Thank Mr_Koofd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great spot to see and understand the long, ancient history of Cyprus and be stunned by the amazing exhibitions of relics that were collected through various excavations

Thank nicosrafidhias
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small museum but has under one roof one of the longest and most diverse history found in any place of earth in a relatively small area that is the island of Cyprus. You will see small and larger exhibits from various periods...More

Thank Traveler6859
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Relatively small museum that will take you about an hour to see, longer if you stop to read each plaque. The objects found at the archaeological sites on Cyprus are on display here (those that weren't taken to England or smuggled abroad). Some lovely examples...More

Thank Saranger
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tracey7474
8 July 2017|
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Response from Christakis C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tracy, yes will be on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11.00 am.Guided tour for an hour to hour and a half by a certified tour guide.
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BridgetMichael
2 March 2015|
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Response from Christakis C | Reviewed this property |
Hi the price is 4.50 euro for adults and 2.25 for children up to 18 years old.Kids below 12 id free. Senior is half price
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leftwingbarbara
13 February 2015|
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Response from tishwallinger | Reviewed this property |
Credit cards are accepted all over Cyprus.
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