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Contact details

Paseo do Parrote s/n
15001  La Coruña, A Coruña  (Galicia)
museo.arqueoloxico@coruna.es
http://www.coruna.es
Tel.:+34 981189850
Fax.:+34 981189850

Location

Autonomous region:
Galicia

Province/Island:
A Coruña

Coruña, A


Description

Evolution and art

The museum is located in San Antón Castle, an old 16th-century fortress.

The exhibition is divided into three sections. The Archaeology section contains items that illustrate the different periods of prehistory and the ancient history of Galicia, including the outstanding Leiro helmet, the Torques (Celtic necklace) de Xanceda and Cícere precious metalwork. There is another area dedicated to Medieval Sculpture and heraldry, while the section on the upper floor deals with the main historic events related with the town.

Designation:
Municipal museum

Content:
Archaeology


Practical information

Schedule

From Jul 01 to Aug 31
From Tuesday to Saturday
From 10:00 to 21:00

Public holidays
From 10:00 to 15:00
Closing days: Monday


From Sep 01 to Jun 30
From Tuesday to Saturday
From 10:00 to 19:30

From 10:00 to 14:30
Closing days: Monday

Closed: 1 January, 24, 25 and 31 December, and Shrove Tuesday.


Prices

General: €2
Reduced: €1
Disabled persons: Admission free
Groups: €1
Admission free on Saturdays and on 18 May

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