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Museo Archeologico Baglio Anselmi

  • Via Lungomare Boéo 2 Map It
  • Nautical Site/Lighthouse

Updated 04/11/2014

Fodor's Review

A sense of Marsala's past as a Carthaginian stronghold is captured by the well-preserved Punic warship displayed in the town's Museo Archeologico Baglio Anselmi, along with some of the amphorae and other artifacts recovered from the wreck. The vessel, which was probably sunk during the great sea battle that ended the First Punic War in 241 BC, was dredged up from the mud near the Egadi Islands in the 1970s. There's also a good display of maritime and archaeological finds.

Sight Information

Address:

Via Lungomare Boéo 2, Marsala, 91025, Italy

Map It

Phone:

0923-952535

Sight Details:

  • €4
  • Mon. 9–1:30, Tues.–Sun. 9–7 (ticket office closes ½ hour before)

Updated 04/11/2014

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