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“Special place..” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Mnemossyne Gallery

Mnemossyne Gallery
Pliarhon Street | Few Steps Before the Famous Sunset Spot in Oia, Before the Castle, Oia 84702, Greece
+30 2286 072142
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$68*
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Private Tour: Santorini Sightseeing with Fira to...
Ranked #4 of 19 things to do in Oia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: Mnemossyne gallery is the place where you will find an unique variety of fine art photography and jewelry, all astonishingly handmade by local artists. The gallery has a very harmonic atmosphere in an elegant cave house located only a few steps before the famous sunset spot in Oia.
Santorini, Greece
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“Special place..”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

A beautiful shop owned by two beautiful girls which they re making oia village more special with places like this...have a wonder on your way to the sunset and enjoy..

Visited August 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Jewel of a gallery”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

This artists' gallery was such a great discovery which was almost at the end of our shopping trip...stunning photography (some of which now hangs in our London house) by award winning photographer, Andrea Motta and really lovely unique pieces of arty silver and gold jewellery dotted around this art house. Bought a gorgeous matt silver elegant bracelet which I am delighted with. My daughter purchased a lovely bandanna which she then promptly lost but Andrea and colleague managed to post another out, beautifully wrapped. Delightful, friendly and so interesting....a MUST visit if you are in the beautiful island of Santorini. Will definitely stay in touch.
Marcia, Malcolm, Jess & Oli from London

Visited July 2013

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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“Lovely!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Absolutely loved everything in the gallery. Beautifully crafted, unique pieces of jewelry. Alexandra was just delightful and very accommodating. Still communicating with her for more pieces that she will ship home. There is something for every budget! Definitely worth the visit!!

Visited August 2013

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“A gallery full of luscious gifts!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

I loved everything from the unique pieces of jewerely to the interesting art pieces.. I purchased my first piece of art work, a gorgeous photograph titled 'Freedom'! Alexandra was such a delight to connect with, super friendly & down to earth.

Visited June 2013
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“So lovely”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

This little gallery is a little out of the way--I wouldn't have found it if not for TripAdvisor. It's about a 10-minute walk down the main road followed by a little turn toward the water. It's small, but there are signs clearly marking the way when you get close. Beautiful, high-quality pieces of a range of prices and styles are displayed on the classic cut-out cliff ledges of Santorini. The woman working there was incredibly sweet and helpful. When a friend of mine couldn't decide on a ring, she told us to only get something if we loved it and if we decided we loved it later, she'd be happy to ship it to us wherever we wanted. We also casually mentioned how thirsty we were and she brought us a bottle of cold water and cups.

I got a gorgeous bracelet with stones and silver for 20 euros, and I wear it every day. There are a number of much more expensive pieces, but truly there is something for every price range. Definitely worth the visit!

Visited August 2013
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