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Cyprus Museum

Museum St., Nicosia, Cyprus
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Not a huge museum (which, frankly, is a good thing) but full of fascinating items - the terracotta... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Renfrew, United Kingdom
Lits and lots and lots of pottery

Impressive display of the artifacts unearthed at various archeological sites around Cyprus... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
West Vancouver, Canada
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Museum St., Nicosia, Cyprus
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not a huge museum (which, frankly, is a good thing) but full of fascinating items - the terracotta figures are possibly the highlight however the carved lions, the gold jewellery and the busts are all amazing. Even if you do nothing else on the cultural...More

Thank Alnis
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Impressive display of the artifacts unearthed at various archeological sites around Cyprus. Pottery, funerary, votives. Well described in English.

Thank lightening996327
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its the largest arch. museum of Cyprus. Covers the history of Cyprus thru excibits from 11,200 BC until Roman to early Byzantine years.

Thank Christakis C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The objects here cover all periods of Cypriot prehistory and ancient history. It really shows well the sheer vibrancy of the various cultures which have evolved on the island. It is methodically laid out by period,and well-presented in both Greek and English, but not to...More

Thank Rod F
Reviewed 19 May 2017

A place that every visitor has to go. There you can find the culture development in Cyprus from the past unti today.

Thank christoscharilaou
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Big enough to hold numerous interesting objects and displays, all set out in way that makes progress through the museum easy and enjoyable. There are enough things to either hold your attention for a while, or allow you to to skim through the larger collections...More

Thank sherlock1411
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Small compared to other national museums but well designed interior with great collections spanning the ancient history of Cyprus. Nice small garden and a coffee shop outside. Enjoyed a cup of coffee while sitting in the garden next to old sculptures.

Thank joehardy409
Reviewed 23 April 2017

For such a small island it's surprising at the high yield, quality and diversity of the archeological artifacts displayed at the museum . The museum manages to ,bring to light the ancient history of the island and its people . Some incredible peices displayed here...More

Thank helenpY6350CL
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

If you're at all interested in Cypriot antiquities, this museum is not optional. However, you should be forewarned that not all of the labels go with the right items, and many that are the correct ones are placed at a distance from the objects that...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit with lots to see and to understand Cyprus history. Not the biggest museum but perfectly formed with a great layout.

Thank EvangelosDemetriou
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How much is the museum for an adult?
2 March 2015|
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Response from Ronald Clive S | Reviewed this property |
About Euro 5 per adult
What credit cards do you take and do they need to have a chip?
13 February 2015|
Response from tishwallinger | Reviewed this property |
Credit cards are accepted all over Cyprus.