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Museo Archeologico Baglio Anselmi

Lungomare Boeo 30, 91025, Marsala, Sicily, Italy
+39 0923 952535
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Interesting especially the boats

Interesting museum with Punic and Roman boats and the remains of Roman Marsala. Worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
on_foot_explorer
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Oxford
Good small museum, mismanaged archaeological site.

As a retired archaeologist, I've never met a site I didn't like, but this one pushed that window... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Llywinda
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Lima, Peru
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Lungomare Boeo 30, 91025, Marsala, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Interesting museum with Punic and Roman boats and the remains of Roman Marsala. Worth a visit - there was no one else there when we visited in early November

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

As a retired archaeologist, I've never met a site I didn't like, but this one pushed that window. The museum and site are hard to find as most maps lead you to an entrance that is permanently closed. The small museum at the entry is...More

Thank Llywinda
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The museum has a great collection of Carthaginian artefacts as well as Roman The is a short video showing the strategy of wars at sea using the galleys of that time. Pride of place is the remains of a Carthaginian ship that has been recovered...More

Thank AntarcticBound
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The Museo Archeologico Baglio Anselmi provides some great insights into the lives, artwork and technology of the ancient Carthaginians (Punics), Greeks, and Roman from around 600BC through to the 500AD. It is made up of several halls of beautifully presented artefacts of all shapes and...More

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 18 June 2017

After a brief closure for renovations, the museum reopened this spring with a new set of displays and a new raised walkway that gives you a better view of the remains of the Punic ship. The surrounding displays are mainly from the same era and...More

Thank rondi3
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The Punic warship and the building it is housed in are very impressive. There are some interesting items as well. The staff seem to know very little. Outside is completely overgrown, you'd need an over active imagination to make anything of it at all. A...More

Thank GINNIELincolnshire
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Sicily is an island so full of ancient historical gems that anyone with the slightest interest in ancient civilisations simply must go there. You will find it difficult; you will be irritated by the neglect and unhelpfulness and the lack of documentation. But still go...More

Thank Retyree
Reviewed 27 October 2016

this is a lovely museum/archeologico site at the foot of marsala. don't worry about crowds - we were the only two people there! but, that said, it was a very nice experience - and all for E4.00

Thank BobC558
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Worst spent 4 e per each In sicily. Awful exhibition, park grown with grass, everything looks like stuff forgot this park and museum. Information desks with no information. Totally useless museum!!!

Thank Dovilė I
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We walked all thorough the city in beaming hot sunshine reaching the museum and the notice of it being closed. The notice referred us to a place that wasn't searchable on Google Maps and when we finally found the place (Lillibeo) all there was to...More

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