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Aegean Maritime Museum

Address: Tria Pigadia, Mykonos Town, Greece
Phone Number: 30 22890 - 22 700
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Ranked #11 of 14 Attractions in Mykonos Town
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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RAPID CITY
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Of the three museums in town, this was our favorite. Had some very interesting pieces, reasonable well labeled, and a beautiful outdoor area in back.

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Warsaw, Poland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
41 attraction reviews
525 helpful votes 525 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

bluntly speaking, is doesn't resemble a museum at all... there is nothing worth seeing inside ... it is tiny and looks like another shop of fake precious things that are plenty in mykonos ...

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North Vancouver, BC
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223 reviews 223 reviews
49 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Takes about 1 hour to go through and appreciate the maritime history of the area. Be sure to check opening times and days on the website as they can be a bit randomly adhered too.

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Worcs.,England
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89 reviews 89 reviews
10 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Good interesting museum right in middle of the main street, models of the various ships incredibly detailed, apparently the lighthouse out the back was a real working model from the island!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

It's rather useless if they advertise opening at 10:30 if that's not when they open. Hopefully they're open when we go to town later.

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Bucharest (Romania)
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

It is a small but interesting museum, worth to go for 30-40 minutes. My attention was drawn to the model of a ship from the time of Alexander the Great. Outside in the courtyard you one can see an old lighthouse.Important for the history of navigation in the Aegean Sea. And do not forget that Mykonos island was so small,... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Neat little museum, worth a visit.Check out the opening times before you go looking.It is tricky to find in the middle of town but worth the effort.

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Harvest, Alabama
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60 reviews 60 reviews
48 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The most interesting stuff is a series of ship models from ancient times to fairly modern ships. This was accompanied by misc items, a light house beacon and some cannons.

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Patras, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Perfect private collection!! Do everything to mentain the marvelous light house you have in the garden!!Keep going on!!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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227 reviews 227 reviews
91 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

This is an interesting place to visit if you are into maritime history and antiques. It is a small place in the middle of Mykonos and is very hard to find. We used the gps on a cell phone and got lost a couple of times while looking. But it is interesting to see old coins, bells, and other maritime... More 

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