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Archaeological Museum

Behind Church of a Hundred Doors, Parikia 84400, Greece
30 22840-21231
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Ranked #6 of 7 Attractions in Parikia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: History Museums
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Atlanta, Georgia
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103 reviews 103 reviews
33 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

I accidentally found this place, it was unique and had some interesting artifacts. I wouldn't put it on your bucket list, but if you are close by and need to kill some time, this is a cool place.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The museum has a nice collection, and most of the labels are in both Greek and English. Definitely worth the 2 euro entry ticket.

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Hertfordshire, UK
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73 reviews 73 reviews
12 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The museum is fairly small, and doesn't have a whole lot to see, but it is worth the small entrance fee if you have a spare half hour or so. We enjoyed seeing some of the things they have found on Paros, though it would be better if there was more information on the artefacts as for the most part... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Small enough to really concentrate on the exhibits. There is beautiful Cycladic sculpture and pottery. Finds from Despotiko.

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Edmonton, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Full of Byzantine icons and relics. Small but definitely worth the two Euros for entrance. Can get close enough to see small details in artwork.

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Paros, Greece
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

When you are on Paros do not forget to visit the museum. You will find there artworks from the famous parian marble (lyhnitis) and other local materials.

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London
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The Paros Museum has only a couple of rooms, but they have several important pieces. The most important (for me at least) is the Parian Marble epigraphic stone. It is one of the 2 pieces in existence (the other in Oxford) of the 3rd century BC 2m high stone that stood in the Archilocheion, with a unique history of the... More

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Mill Valley, California, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Small museum but inexpensive and has some interesting pieces to see. If it was more expensive I might not recommend, but since is relatively cheap its worth spending a bit of time checking it out.

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Holland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This museum is very very smal; the museum on Naxos is larger and nicer. The staf was not very friendly. It closes on 15.00 hr.

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I love the greece civilization.. The museum were big and the staff very good. We love greece. Such a heaven!!!!!!!!

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