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Shkoder Historical Museum

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Excellent museum for understanding regional history

The museum is located in a traditional house which stands apart from the street. On the ground... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Beth206
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Not very exiting

Old style exhibition in a so and so renovated house. To be honest, Shkoder is a fantastic city to... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Peter D
,
Antwerp, Belgium
via mobile
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“ottoman house” (4 reviews)
“history” (5 reviews)
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Shkoder, Albania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is located in a traditional house which stands apart from the street. On the ground floor, there is a broad range of archaeological findings - mostly recovered in the immediate area – items from Neolithic times through the Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman...More

Thank Beth206
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Old style exhibition in a so and so renovated house. To be honest, Shkoder is a fantastic city to stay and to visit, but I could have done without this museum.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

A very disappointing museum in a poorly kept building down a dingy side street. Not really worth a visit other than passing the time. No brochures or information available or curator in attendance when we visited.

Thank A5472KCrobd
Reviewed 28 May 2017

After searching for some time to find the museum on a back street with no signs or markers anywhere, we were pleased to be admitted. But attendants seemed annoyed that we interrupted their chats (we were the only people there!). Costumes nicely displayed in old...More

Thank antshrike
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The place you have to visit if you are in Shkodra privately or for business. The staff is very friendly and professionals!

Thank Denis J
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Small museum in lovely old building, interesting interior with some delightful antique furniture. Building is located in the back streets of the town which is not very interesting.

Thank pbhPlymouth
Reviewed 23 September 2016

A lovely old Ottoman house. The museum is on two floors, it houses a lovely display of local costumes, art and artefacts.

Thank LB227
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

In Shkodra city you can find everything you looking for. A very old city with 2000 years of history and art.

Thank Endrit T
Reviewed 10 July 2016

An attractive and interesting Ottoman house on 2 floors with some interesting furniture and artefacts.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 1 June 2016

This is a small museum with 200 lek fee however it has a nice archeology exhibit with an exhibit of traditional dress and musical instruments from Albania. The audio tape is very good. Takes about 45 minutes to see. Location is downtown Shkoder.

Thank parisbaby2_11
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