Archaeology Museum of Catalonia

It is high time that you took your family along with you to view the Archaeology Museum of Catalonia, especially if you all are interested in learning more about the various types of civilizations that settled in the Balearic Islands and Catalonia from the Paleolithic era right down to the Visigothic one.

Remember to keep time in your hands when you visit this museum, because it will take you some while to go through all its interesting exhibits. Particularly noteworthy are the pieces from the Roman and Iberian periods.

Museu d Arqueologia de Catalunya Barcelona (MAC)
Museu d Arqueologia de Catalunya Barcelona (MAC)

It is strongly recommended that you do not miss out on viewing the exhibit of the Greek statue of Asclepius that was discovered amongst the ruins in Empuries that date as far back as the third century BC. The Archaeology Museum of Catalonia has a special feature that sets it apart from the other museums. It boasts of a unique room for its blind visitors.

Apart from this, the museum has a pedagogical and artistic department along with a restoration department as well. You should also check out the section where the lives of cavemen are illustrated with the help of models and dioramas.

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