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“Should be called Model Museum” 2 of 5 stars
Review of Maritime Museum of Crete

Maritime Museum of Crete
Coast Kountourioti, Chania Town, Crete 73110, Greece
28210-91875
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Ranked #4 of 66 things to do in Chania Town
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Armstrong, Canada
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“Should be called Model Museum”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

If you like model war ships go. If not give it a pass. It's not expensive but more a waste of time in such a beautiful city with so much to offer.

Visited July 2014
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Main Beach, Australia
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“a must for boating enthusiasts”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

nicely layed out, not too big. Some beautiful models of ships, old and modern, USS Missouri is amazing

Visited July 2014
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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“maritime museum”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

If you get chance while in chania,visit this place,so full of history and you could spend half a day in here easy.
Normanally my wife would go shopping while I would go round these sort of places on holiday,but she decided to come in with me and she really enjoyed it,and at 3 euros each a bargain.
So much history and a whole section devoted to the second world war relating to crete and there involvement in that war,complete with videos on that and other maritime related history.
Simply a must visit in chania.

Visited June 2014
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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Interesting Museum”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

My husband wanted to go to this museum and when we first walked in I was a little skeptical. As we walked through, they had so many artifacts to look at. It was nice to see history through a different lens after visiting quite a few archeological sites on our trip.

Visited July 2014
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“Very interesting!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I recommend a visit there.. Very interesting and you get to understand more about Crete :) They have a lot of cool stuff there.. Don't miss it guys ;)

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