Museo Archeologico Nazionale
The Museo Archeologico Nazionale in Cagliari can be considered the most important archaeological museum of Sardinia. There is a vast collection of prehistoric and historic artefacts, in particular the many and diverse nuragic bronze statuettes. One of the highlights is a number of the lifesize statues in stone of nuragic warriors from the site of Mont'e Prama. Next to that there is a fine collection of phoenician and punic jewellery and pottery. The museum provides a good insight in all the periods of Sardinian prehistory up to the Middle Ages.
Address: Cittadella dei Musei, piazza Arsenale, 1 Cagliari
tel. +39 070 684000
Opening times: 9:00-20:00 Closed on monday's
Prices: Euro 5,00 ; Euro 2,50 (18 to 25 years), free for children under 18
Public transportation with line 8 from the town center to the citadel
The information has been updated for 2016 but prices and opening hours may vary.