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Municipal Art Gallery of Rhodes

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Address: 2 Symi Square | Old Town, Rhodes Town, Greece
Phone Number: 2241023766
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The Gallery is a nice breath of fresh air from all the crowded areas, the hot sun and the paved streets.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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Brasov, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

The Gallery is a nice breath of fresh air from all the crowded areas, the hot sun and the paved streets.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

A gallery housing in 4 or 5 large rooms some of Greeks finest artists. Cool on a hot day, toilets- a break from the busyness of the Old Town shops & cafes. I enjoyed the work of Yannis Tsarouchis he is is probably one of the most significant Greek painters of the twentieth century.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

fantastic collection of art that provides a nice break from the ancient history. go see more modern (20th C.) art works and enjoy what Greek artists are producing.

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Saltburn by the Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Excellent modern art in old town museum - late 19th, early 20th century. I REALLY like the harvesters painting. Nice spacious layout. Cheap at €3. Would have like postcard/poster of some paintings. Spent quite some time looking for the other two museums. Eventually found very modern art open and 100 palms museum shut - no opening times displayed, but we... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Loved seeing all of the statues and ruins. Great place to go with the entire family. You must pay to get in but it's not too expensive.

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holland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Just wonderful to walk around and quietly helpful staff! We rushed it a little as my daughter was in a hurry to get to bigger and older things....but we really liked the displays and I would have liked to stay and consider each display longer,maybe next time.

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Trondheim, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

If you are interested in history, you should definitely visit the Art Gallery. Here you can see all the old Greek sculptures and statues, read some of the history of Greece, and see and read about the old ways of living. The atmosphere is relaxing, and you should really use some hours here.

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Isle of Man
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This was quite a surprise. There are three separate galleries all of which are accessed with one very reasonably-priced ticket. The main one is close to Elephtherias Gate in the Old Town and contains a wide range of works from the past century or so. A second gallery occupies a small building at the top end of Sokratous Street (one... More 

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Retford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Knowing very little about Greek artists, this was a very useful introduction to a range of styles of art work. Well worth the few Euros entrance fee.

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Rhodes Town, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

There were three(3!) buildings with excellent pieces of painting. You pay one ticket and you can visit and the three. Classic approach and modern artworks. The richest collection were at the the square of Simis but also the Nestoridion Melathron Museum which is at Square of " 100 Chourmadies" near the Aquarium has very interesting paintings although less in number.

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