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The Archaeological Museum, Old Goa

Off Old Goa Road (route 748), India
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Mostly consist of old sculptures and statues

The museum is good in the sense that some of the artefacts are really old. They have also given... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
nimi111
,
Pune, India
Not so great

Entry fee is 20rs. Photography is prohibited. Contains ancient ruins portraits of governors and not... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
charudattaathale
,
mumbai
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“first floor” (5 reviews)
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Off Old Goa Road (route 748), India
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"first floor"
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"entry ticket"
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"portuguese poet"
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"archaeological survey of india"
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"ground floor"
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"wooden sculptures"
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"love history"
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"must visit place"
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"artifacts"
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"viceroys"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is good in the sense that some of the artefacts are really old. They have also given description at many places. But Goa being a small state, there is not much variety to the museum. Good enough collection for the entry fee charged...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Entry fee is 20rs. Photography is prohibited. Contains ancient ruins portraits of governors and not much more.

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

This Place Has An History Because St. Francis Xavier Was The Priest Here. His Body Is Anothe Opposite Old Church At BASILICA DE BOM JESUS CHURCH

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

It is a museum which has an entry fee. It is really hot inside and you wished there were air conditioners instead of small size air coolers (you do not feel the cool air despite standing near to it for minutes). The museum definitely conserves...More

1  Thank Jaya03
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

It is not free. They charge Rs:20 per adult. It is not a big museum and photography is prohibited inside. It is near the Sec Cathedral church. If you are not interested in history you would take less than 15 minutes to complete the tour....More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

There is no dearth for Archeological Museums in India :-) , and this is yet another one. This is not a big Museum. Located behind the SE Cathedral, you can cover this in max one hour, even if the subject interests you. Entrance has a...More

Thank Krishnan U
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

A museum is a place that provides you a vista of past and the glorious history of a bygone era. This museum is a great encyclopedia for someone who is interested in learning the great traditions and culture of Goa. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Srikanth G K H
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

It has good collection... There is an entry ticket about 10 ₹. U can spend about 2 hours in Watching all articles in museum

Thank AWARI_UDAY
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

You will witness a small left behind part of History. The Museum is a part of BOM Jesus Basilica. The life of St. Francis Xavier is summarised in Pics. All the Antics rich idols are kept safe. Some of the main and Important events in...More

1  Thank Annsley F
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Museum is good and well-maintained... Ticket price is 10 rupees per person and no camera allowed. great to see the history, governors and pictures etc... must see place in goa.

Thank SampathTrips
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