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Address: | Kastro, Mykonos Town, Greece
Phone Number: 30 22890 - 22 591

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Old museum.

A small, traditional,very old,two flated Mykonian House. Actually I have met a tourist group and joined them. Small but impressive.Especially the house was full of maritime... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 22, 2014
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Mykonos, Greece
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

A real gem just a few mters before Paraportiani church , at the heart of Mykonos city. Tradition right before your eyes..

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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39 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

Well it's not as great as other museum that we've seen. But Mykonos town is quite a small place and there's no harm in stopping by and pay a visit - it won't take long. The goods: this place is actually the oldest house in mykonos town. The owner collects a lot of artefact and historical items. The keeper is... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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146 reviews 146 reviews
58 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Makes for a nice exterior picture - interesting building all by itself. They need to expand or adopt the motto "less is more" - way too much stuff inside to make sense of.

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RAPID CITY
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Would be more interesting if better organized. Crowded with items. Best part was a view from a back window of the building over the water.

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greece
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

Didn't have a chance to go inside of the museum, from what I saw outside it didn't seem too exciting, however, it is nice to have a quick picture moment outside of the oldest building on the island. Original architecture and shutters...not amazing but something to say you have done :)

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Halmstad
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96 reviews 96 reviews
35 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

A lot of things in this museum. Not very well organized unfortunately. Easy to miss objects because it is so full of everything. Very friendly museum guide who told us about the man who used to live here and explained the history to us.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

A small, traditional,very old,two flated Mykonian House. Actually I have met a tourist group and joined them. Small but impressive.Especially the house was full of maritime items.You can see the mummy of the Petros the pelican

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

Called into this small museum and we were shown around by Panos who gave a wonderful talk about what life was like at that time. We loved the secret pirates door and the old boats. Well worth a visit.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Well worth up to an hour's visit. A lot of interesting artefacts from the past of Mykonos and generally the maritime history of the Cyclades Islands. Make sure to visit the basement to see not only some well-done reconstructions of local ships, but also some remains of the original Mykonos Castle (Kastro), and to hear about the local pirate-turned-baker and... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

If you walk past and happen to find it open, do NOT miss the chance to have a look. Very instructive on folk history of Mykonos.

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