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Museo Archeologico Nazionale

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Wonderful museum, if you are interested in archeology. A definite must when you are visiting... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Cape Town, South Africa
Good Way To Know The Local Area

Delightful little museum right in the centre of town. It covers a couple of floors of the building... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
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Piazza del Duomo 13, 33043, Cividale del Friuli, Italy
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Reviewed 24 July 2014

This is a rare and worthwhile museum, especially for wealth of Lombard material, from 6th to 8th C AD, a Germanic people which apparently originated in lower Scandanavia, migrated south to Pannonia (modern Hungary), thence to Italy in 6thC AD, take advantage of the better...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Wonderful museum, if you are interested in archeology. A definite must when you are visiting cividale.

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Delightful little museum right in the centre of town. It covers a couple of floors of the building. There is good signage, and a wide variety of displays. Reasonably priced, it is a good place to get out of the sun for a few hours...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Came here after visiting the disappointing Duomo Museum nearby, so this was a pleasant surprise. It contains many interesting and often beautiful objects, all of them well displayed and explained. There is a central gallery with a display of remains found in graves, including one...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you are in Cividale and have free time, then visit the national archaeological museum. You can visit only the archaeological museum or you can buy 3 tickets together. One for the museum, the other one for the temple of Langobardo and the third one...More

Thank Damiana M
Reviewed 15 July 2017

In this museum I learned more history of the post roman times in Italy and western Europe than I did in school.

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

This museum tells the story of the Longobards through the things they left behind which were found. In one large room there are facsimiles of graves with the silhouette of the deceased and the grave goods which were found around him or her. You are...More

Thank Mmarymomm
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The collections here come from Roman and Lombard Friuli and are cleverly displayed to show the use of the objects and the development of styles with great explanatory material.

1  Thank JimmyMack
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

After the lombards (a Germanic tribe) invaded and defeated the byzantine empire in northern Italy in 568, their population started to settle and colonise the area, electing Cividale as their capital. The museum tells the story of this barbarian population which occupied Friuli for two...More

2  Thank RGR86
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We were pleasantly surprised to see how comprehensive and well laid out these Lombard artifacts are. One can move through the displays at their own pace. For those that wish to take much time to read all the detailed information provided, they will be intrigued...More

Thank J R M
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The museum is quite interesting with variety of objects to view. Lots of items discovered in graves. Some of the exhibits got a little repetitive .

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