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

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Estate Sale Gone Wrong

I do recommend seeing this small museum. It's unique, free, and in a central location. This may have been the strangest museum I've ever been too. It looked like an indoor... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
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Dallas, Texas
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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

I do recommend seeing this small museum. It's unique, free, and in a central location. This may have been the strangest museum I've ever been too. It looked like an indoor garage sale with minimal organization. Some highlights were: a 10 foot model ship, mannequins in traditional garb, four sewing machines, and a paper mache pelican.

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Small charming museum. I wish they had a bigger budget to better showcase those pieces of Mykonos history. Easy to find by the water. For those who want to see more than shops, shops, shops in town.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This museum is small but interesting and gives a good feel of what Mykonos was like in the old days. Also free in...

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Mykonos Town, Greece
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

A sleepless night of inner storms was the prelude to the tempest treading Tinos today. I sought the salve of sea, sky and stone this morning in one of my favorite Mykonos comfort zones. May its majesty calm and inspire you; it filled my own drained inner reserves with renewed energy. The lighthouse, or Fanari as the area is known... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Greek Tourism app listed hours as 16:30-19:30. We waited until 16:45, but no one came to open it. Our hotel staff confirmed that it is not likely open. Enjoyed the short hike and the view.

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Province of Turin, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Free museum with nice old things. I liked it and the ancient objects inside. Worth a visit, does not take a long time

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Quaint little museum hidden in Mykonos Town to show how past generations lived. Small museum, but worth a few minutes stop.

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Mykonos, Greece
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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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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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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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Address: | Kastro, Mykonos Town, Greece
Phone Number: 30 22890 - 22 591
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Cyclades  >  Mykonos  >  Mykonos Town

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