Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano, Lipari

Located in the castle complex that dominates the island of Lipari, Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano houses many artifacts that were recovered during excavations conducted in the territory of the Aeolian Islands by archaeologists Luigi Bernabo Brea and Madeleine Cavalier in the 1950s. Make your way through the more than 40 rooms to see items from throughout the history of this area. After inspecting the amphorae, ancient pottery, jewelry, anchors, and other archaeological finds, head outside to enjoy the views from the castle. The museum is divided into five different sections, with items dating as far back as the Neolithic age. Put Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano at the forefront of your travel plans using our Lipari online trip itinerary maker.
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  • Several museums (one ticket to enter all) take you on a time trip through the past of the region. Beautiful and huge collection of well preserved Greek pottery.  more »
  • A marvelous and most enlightening way to spend a few hours or more. We had such a wonderful time discovering, exploring and learning about the special island of Lipari.  more »
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  • Good presentation in an old castle with great view. The price is fair. You should also visit the beautiful church.
  • Excellent museum! There are multiple buildings, dedicated to different domains of research of the islands. Make sure you have at least a couple of hours, for there is a lot to see here. Would rate as a 5, if not for a surprising siesta time for such a major museum and lack of English translations. Though I must note that the views from Acropolis, the cats and the care with which such a vast museum was created and is being maintained, make up for any possible faults.
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