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Durres Archaeological Museum

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Rruga Taulantia, Durres, Albania
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Well displayed artifacts. Love the Grecian urns and large structural pieces. Located in town near the beach carnival.

Thank TravelwithCarol2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

With Albanian friends, we visited the museum and one of the staff spontaneously decided to give us a guided tour of the main floor. She pointed out that the museum is still expanding its exhibits so future visitors will unquestionably find even more fascinating material...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good archeological museum. Nice and light with the objects set out really well. My favourite items were the gold jewellry.

Thank lakelover908
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This museum is modern and well laid out and contains many interesting items from small coins to large statues. Most items have information in English and the front receptionist was very eager to answer any questions about the exhibits. Don't miss the largest intact glass...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

One if the things that delighted me in Durres the most. Informative, new, recording the history of Durres. Highly recommended

Thank Tereza M
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

It a must if in the area. Very nice collection. Not too far from the colosseum. We enjoyed it very much.

Reviewed 1 September 2018

A great place to save yourself from the heat and see good examples of Greek and Roman art.When I visited it I was only working on the first floor.

Thank Kostakiev
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This beautiful museum is a big surprise. The collection, unlike the western European museums, is not completely hidden behind glass

Thank FemmyP2
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

It was good, but I missed that on a lot of the artefact there were very lack of descriptions or they were sorted rather strangely. And the exbition only has a ground flour the second and the top one are closed. It is a history...More

Thank tjashad
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Very well organized, excellent descriptions, altogether an amazing experience which I would recommend to all travelers interested in history and archaeology. The artifacts go back a very long time before Christ and are very well laid out in sequence.

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Response from Robin W | Reviewed this property |
I believe that the museum is open daily except Mondays but I could be mistaken. The hours are unusual and something like 9am to 11am and 4pm to 7pm. They are closed in the middle of the day. My guide book had the hours... More