Limassol District Archaeological Museum, Limassol

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Limassol District Archaeological Museum, Limassol - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price

Address: Limassol Archaeological Museum, Lord Byron, Limassol Cyprus

Phone: +357-25305157

Ticket Price: 2 EUR

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Time Required: 01:00 Hrs

Timings: 08:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

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The museum isn’t very large, but anyone who wants an intimate look into Cypriote history will find it quite interesting. The exhibits range from 9000 BC to the end of Roman times. They are divided into three rooms, each respectively containing:

  • Important works of pottery from various periods
  • Coins, jewels, tools and metal-ware
  • Tombstones, sculptures and terracotta figurines.

Many of the artefacts symbolise Aphrodite; indeed, the museum is part of the Aphrodite cultural route.

Other highlights include:

  • Neolithic pygmy elephant and pygmy hippopotamus
  • a Hathor freestanding pillar
  • limestone statue of the Egyptian god Bes

Limassol District Archaeological Museum Information

  • Wheelchair not accessible

Limassol District Archaeological Museum Ticket Prices

  • 20% discount for groups of more than 10.

How To reach Limassol District Archaeological Museum by Public Transport

  • Walk/drive here.
  • Kalogries Bus Stop
  • Municipal Gallery Bus Stop

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  • Fascinating artifacts going back up to 11,000 years ago, excavated from ancient Amathous, not far from Limassol. The objects on display are mostly in remarkably good condition. They span different periods of Cyprus's history: prehistoric, Egyptian, Greek, Roman, ... . It takes about an hour to see the museum. Explanatory signs are in English and Greek. Admission costs 2.50€.

  • Being trere recently with a child and it was really nice to pass the knowledge

  • Un museo modesto , bonito y accesible , se visita en una hora , entrada 2,50€ . Si dispones de un rato visitarlo es apoyar a la conservación y mantener la cultura local .

  • Interessante, moderno e molto ben curato. La visita richiede un'ora circa.

  • Интересно и познавательно

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