The National History and Archeology Museum of Constanta

More than 100 years of history

The ground floor of the museum hosts the Thesaurus room: painted vessels with black figures (VII-VI centuries BC), Tanagara burnt clay figurines, jewelery collections, marble statues and figurines, “the Glykon snake” statue (III century AD).

At the floor are exhibited copies of the famous statues “The thinker” and “The Sitting Woman” (Hamangia Culture- neolithic era), ceramic pottery of the Gumelnita and Boian culture. The Roman mosaic-floored edifice si located near the museum.

The opening hours of the National History and Archeology Museum in the off season is the following (between 1st of October-30th of April):

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday-Sunday: 9:00-17:00

Nearby Attractions


Piata Ovidiu nr. 12


Ticket price: 10 Ron
Students and retired persons: 5 Ron

Opening time

30 April - 29 September

Opening hours

Luni: 09:00 - 20:00
Marti: 09:00 - 20:00
Miercuri: 09:00 - 20:00
Joi: 09:00 - 20:00
Vineri: 09:00 - 20:00
Sambata: 09:00 - 20:00
Duminica: 09:00 - 20:00

How to get to "The National History and Archeology Museum of Constanta" in Constanta

Constanta CITY TOUR
Autobuzele etajate circula cu taxatoare in program 09:00- 21:00.

Biletele speciale cu calutul de mare se pot procura la urcarea in autobuz.

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Note: See the public transport page for more informations.

How to get to "Constanta"

How to get by car


The car is the most convenient and inexpensive alternative to get to Constanta. The distance between Bucharest - Constanta is 225 km and can be made in 2 hours and 30 minutes. The time increases considerably during the summer months, when roads are crowded with those who want to sunbathe on the Romanian coast. The most popular route is Sun Highway: Bucharest - Fundulea - Lehliu - Drajna - Fetesti - Cernavoda - Constanta.

How to get by train


At the railway station from Constanta arrive trains from the most important cities of the country: Bucharest, Suceava, Iasi, Buzau, Cluj-Napoca, Sibiu, etc. Trains of different categories leave from Bucharest and the minimum duration of the trip is of 4 hours. Ticket price starts from 30 lei.

How to get by plane


Constanta has two airports: The International Airport Mihail Kogalniceanu and the Tuzla Airfield. In Constanta arrive flights from Bucharest, Timisoara, Milano, Pisa, Brussels, Nuremberg, Wien.

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