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Epidaurus Archaeological Museum

Asklepieion, Epidavros 21052, Greece
30 27530-22009
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Ranked #3 of 4 Attractions in Epidavros
Type: Museums
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Owner description: The museum was built in the early 1900s by the same man who excavated Epidauros and all the exhibits in the museum are from the site.
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Dallas, TX
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66 reviews 66 reviews
33 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

The museum is small and quaint, but filled with interesting art objects and medical equipment. Beautiful grounds, worth stopping in to view.

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Renkum, the Netherlands
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This little museum on the archeological site of Epidaurus gives some insight in the building of the temples, but most interesting in the medical equipment, which was used at that ancient times...!

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Laguna Niguel, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The grounds are so beautiful! Lots of trees and the walkways to the museum and well kept and signs are set in good spots! The museum is really nice. So many pieces to see.

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Athens, Greece
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Nice little museum at the sight of Epidavros Theatre. Loads of artifacts to view and well preserved marble statues. Not much for small kids. Set in a beautiful area. Facilities include a nice restaurant nearby for a cool drink or lunch. Worth a visit. Parking good and drive not too far from Poros Island.

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hickory, nc
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

One of those museums that look like a beginner arranged the displays. Poorly presented. Needs a major overhaul and improved lighting.

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Timisoara, Romania
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62 reviews 62 reviews
32 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Situated in the Epidavros archeological site, the museum itself is the most uninteresting part of it. Lots of Greek Gods statues and parts of ancient buildings put all together loose their true value. Very little info about the place they were found or what they represent. The good part is that it was included in the ticket with the theater... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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56 reviews 56 reviews
30 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Don't rush through this abbreviated exhibit...a cool walk through statutes and neat architectural displays

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Lacombe, Louisiana
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

the smallest of the museums I went to. Dont remember seeing it in 94 the first trip I made there. Amphitheater is amazing and you could spend an hour wondering around it before seeing any of the grounds. Another hour in the museum. Easy hour walking the grounds. Find the restaurant on the sea at the end of the road... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

Amazing site, we spent 3 hrs there. When we got back to the car, discovered that our car had been broken into and my computer and heirloom jewelry had been stolen. The thieves had hit all 6 cars in our row in the parking lot. The security guy was there and did absolutely nothing to help, and the people at... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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386 helpful votes 386 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

It is tiny and already included in the price + at the end helps you see how the site was before - only useful part, the rest is very weak - I'm spoiled I was at the archaeological museum in Athens just before! The site is weak too compared to others (Delphi, Olympia) - the only reason to be here... More

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