The Archaeological Museum of Anzio is located on the first floor of the Villa Adele, a 17th century building built for the Pamphilj and later changed hands several times.
Archaeological Museum Anzio
The address of the Museo Civico Archeologico is Via Villa Adele 2, Anzio. Bus: . Opening hours: from September 1 to June 30 from 10:30 to 12:30 and from 16:00 to 18:00 and from July 1 to August 31 from 10:30 to 12:30 and from 17:00 to 19:00. Entrance fee: Unknown.
History Anzio Archaeological Museum
The museum occupies 9 rooms including protohistoric funerary equipment and anathema from Republican times. There are also sections devoted to undersea finds.
A fresco cycle dates from the 2nd century A.D., while the Museo Nazionale Romano has provided an alcove decorated with mosaics, probably dating back to the time of Emperor Nero.
Another room documents historical events during World War II.
Many of the archaeological objects found in Anzio have ended up in larger and better-known Italian museums. They can only be seen in the Museo Archeologico of Anzio itself on rare occasions, when there are special exhibitions.