The Archaeological Museum of Asturias is housed in the 16th century Benedictine monastery of Saint Vicente in Oviedo, Asturias, Spain. Its findings include collections of the Asturian Neolithic, Megalithic, Bronze Age, Iron Age, Astur hill fort culture, Roman period, and of the Gothic, Pre-Romanesque and Romanesque periods of the Kingdom of Asturias. The museum also includes sections of Asturian Ethnography, Heraldry, Medieval and Modern Epigraphy, Spanish Numismatics, a European Medal Section, and Armor.With our custom trip planner, Oviedo attractions like Archaeological Museum of Asturias can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
The museum falls under the Spanish Ministry of Education and Culture but is managed by the Council of Culture of the Government of the Principality of Asturias.
Archaeological Museum of Asturias Reviews
Lo visité en apenas media hora (por error de cálculo), sin tiempo y sin apenas pararme y me pareció magnífico. Reserven una mañana (o tarde) para ir a los dos museos que, además, son gratuitos!! more »I visited him in just half an hour (by miscalculation), with no time and no sniting up and I found it magnificent. Book one morning (or afternoon) to go to the two museums which are also free!!
Una visita obligada, junto a la catedral y en el casco antiguo. La visita es gratuita y organizada en las tres plantas del edificio: prehistoria, romanización y alta edad media y edad media. Merece la... more »A must, next to the cathedral and in the old town. The visit is free and organized on the three floors of the building: prehistory, Romanization and high middle age and middle age. It is worth visiting the cloister of the convent where it is located and which kindly opens the staff of the museum.
Truly amazing museum with sensory experiences for all ages and of all time periods. The monastery it is in is also beautiful and worth a full afternoon!
Ιt is a great museum with lots of content, but all the items are in Spanish language. No English description!!
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