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Aegean Maritime Museum

Tria Pigadia, Mykonos Town, Greece
30 22890 - 22 700
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Ranked #8 of 13 Attractions in Mykonos Town
Type: Specialty Museums
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North Vancouver, BC
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166 reviews 166 reviews
34 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

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 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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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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
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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40 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 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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99 helpful votes 99 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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Mykonos Town, Greece
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Most people walk right by this little building with the canon outside, not realizing what they're missing. It sits along the most trafficked part of the island. During the day, it's folks hurrying to the upscale shops, in the evening it's partiers at the surrounding clubs and bars. But if you go inside you'll learn not just the maritime history... More

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Castlemore, Ontario, Canada
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Located right on Matoyianni street (main shopping street in Mykonos), it is a very small but loaded museum. All the pieces date back as far as the 1st and 2nd century BC. I was afraid to touch anything in case it crumbled in my hands. The museum shows good history of the island. They even have coins and navigational instruments... More

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