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Civico Museo Archeologico Paolo Giovio

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This is a great way to spend a hot afternoon in Como. The collection is varied and spans two... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Paddy M
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Dublin, Ireland
Civico Museo Archeologico Paolo Giovio / Como

Interesting archeological Museum and historical Museum with nice exhibits, interesting piece of... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Manuela L
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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Piazza Medaglie d'Oro 1, 22100, Como, Italy
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is a great way to spend a hot afternoon in Como. The collection is varied and spans two buildings and jut seems to go on and on

Thank Paddy M
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Interesting archeological Museum and historical Museum with nice exhibits, interesting piece of canons, you have some explications in different languages.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We spent an excellent couple of hours here. my archaeologist husband was impressed by it. There were some really wonderful exhibits. Certainly to be recommended. My only criticism is it had a sort of one way system; I was too tired to manage the whole...More

Thank Deepa P
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Very much impressed with the prehistoric and Roman era exhibits. Each room has cards in multiple languages to assist in understanding the exhibits. I found the information on Como history 1850 to present poorly presented especially WWII era.

Thank Maplehawk
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I love archeological museums and seeing ancient civilizations pieced together, and this one was well worth a visit. Personally, I'm happy just to look and enjoy, but I must mention that for those who like detailed explanations, most of the info was only in Italian.

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 15 September 2017

It was a rainy day in Como and this museum was on my list of things to see anyway. I should have just purchased a ticket for this museum, but I thought I would have a chance to see the other two that came with...More

Thank henry v
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Went there for a visit to find out a bit more about Como. As museums go it's about average, boring in parts but interesting in others. It's not something I would do again. It costs 4 euros to enter and the building is very confusing...More

Thank AvrilNanton
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Amazing collection of antiquities and local history. Much larger than we expected with a great textile exhibit.

Thank Martito2
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The little museum - right in the old town - offers an interesting insight in the local history - even back to the roots of human history (the explications are unfortunately only in Italian), the part of the old Romans is worth a detour -...More

Thank BURGWIN
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

It is one of the best museums here Old and beautiful You find collections of coins to paintings and guns and clothes and .. The staff are nice and guide you through the rooms The yard is so beautiful with an ancient fountain and stairways...More

Thank Roxana J
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