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Spectacular Roman mosaics are the high point of this museum.
Le Bardo, Tunis 2079, Tunisia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Before we went to the museum on a Monday, I checked the website. It gave the opening hours, but no mention that it would be closed on Mondays. Imagine our chagrin when the guard at the door told us that the museum was closed, especially...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting Bardo museum is a Must to know Tunisian history. There are Roman mosaics of incredible beauty and value , fine techniques to express human faces. It surprised me that such big mosaics were freed from the roman palaces without any damage I have to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to the mosaic museum in Antakya - which I thought was stunning, and the Zeugma Mosaic Museum in Gaziantep which is one gorgeous museum with beautiful mosaics - but the Bardo isn't overshadowed by either of them. Baffling layout of rooms - worth...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank RedHeadPeter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bardo museum has beautiful mosaics and is worth a visit if you appreciate the beauty of mosaics. Kids could be bored quickly however. I did not find the staff to be friendly though. You will need to take a taxi or the city Metro...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum has good car park inside and no bags are allowed inside. Only at the entrance u have to deposit. Camera is allowed. Tickets cost 13 local so 4 euros. Guides are available at the entrance. They charge 20 local so 5 euro. We...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nirajsomaiya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum offers a vast array of precious Roman mosaics. Plan to spend at least two hours there. It is definitely a must-see but still has a long way to go to compete with other great museums elsewhere in the world. Quite a few glass...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MartinG1984
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the main reasons for going to Tunisia was to visit this museum . The Museum is a fair distance out of Tunis .You will need a taxi to get there unless you are proficient in French or Arabic to use their Bus system...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank canadianwolfinottawa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a marvelous collection of history. Well organized. Beautifully displayed. No English maps. We managed just fine without.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DeeTilmon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a huge building with lots of space to wander and take in the huge array of roman mosaics, statues and other artefacts. The building used to be a royal palace so there are also lots of random empty rooms that are due to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Richard D
Reviewed 16 December 2018

A very modern museum beautifully and thoughtfully laid out. The mosaics were stunning and most in superb condition. The descriptions were in English and there was a lot of history to read. We were rushed through on our tour but it really needs at least...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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A march will be organised Sunday 29/03 starting from the center of Tunis to go the Bardo, and a memorial will be installed there with the names of the victims at that moment. Afterward the museum will be open normally... More