ARQUA - Museo Nacional de Arqueología Subacuática, Cartagena

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Explore the world of underwater archeology at ARQUA - Museo Nacional de Arqueología Subacuática. Learn about the methods and techniques of underwater research in the first half of the museum, and view descriptions of underwater finds in both Spanish and English. Next, take a tour of Cartagena's history, from Phoenician to medieval times. View showcases of archeological finds, interactive displays, and replicas explaining ancient naval technology. The museum houses the remains of a Phoenician ship, as well as tusks inscribed with Phoenician texts. English translations are offered for displays, and English audio guides are available. The museum also has a restaurant and a gift shop. Add ARQUA - Museo Nacional de Arqueología Subacuática to your Cartagena travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Cartagena driving holiday planner.
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  • After a morning trip to the Teatro, we walked past this place on the port and decided to go in. We took our two boys aged 10 and 12 who really enjoyed it too. It's not a big museum but at 3 euros...  more »
  • This is well worth a visit. Allow at least 90 mins to observe in details the interesting exhibits on display covering over 2000 years of history.Parking available nearby as is the port area,marina...  more »
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