Archaeological Museum

Gdańsk, Poland

The Archaeological museum is situated in a complex of buildings by the Motława River. It contains an extensive collection describing the Polish cultural and ethnic roots of the region.

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Oliwia Biros (2 years ago)
The Archaeological Museum is located in an impressive 16th century tenement house on the waterfront. It houses permanent exhibitions devoted mostly to the prehistory of Pomerania. The majority of exhibits have some English explanations but sadly not all of them. The observation tower offers stunning views of the city.
Ken Ho (3 years ago)
Not sure why I bothered to visit this museum. Its prime location does not reflect the quality of its collection or exhibits. There were more staff than visitors when I visited. The most interesting parts were the displays on archaeological finds from the Gdansk area; the displays of cultures from around the world were rather cringeworthy.
Marko Kohvakka (3 years ago)
Great and clear exhibitions. Only minus for no english explanations.
Mika Martiskainen (3 years ago)
Bit small, but intresting collection. About half of the items has description text only in polish.
Pawel Pacholec (4 years ago)
Fantastic panoramic view of the Old Town from the Museum's Tower
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