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Wooden Museum

Axos Milopotamou, Axos, Crete 740 51, Greece
+30 693 769 1387
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Great experience! Don't miss.

We entered this very nice place when passing by and it was really worthwhile. This artist is a real... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2017
Micha S
,
Tel Aviv, Israel
Absolutely amazing

Blown away by the skill, detail and dedication that is put into these wooden sculptures. The... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2017
Niels N
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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“his brother” (2 reviews)
“self taught” (3 reviews)
“sculptures” (9 reviews)
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Axos Milopotamou, Axos, Crete 740 51, Greece
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+30 693 769 1387
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

We entered this very nice place when passing by and it was really worthwhile. This artist is a real rock-star!! Don't miss it ......

1  Thank Micha S
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Blown away by the skill, detail and dedication that is put into these wooden sculptures. The artists brother gave us a nice tour and I would recommend everyone visiting or just passing through the area to visit this place.

1  Thank Niels N
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

Visiting this artists studio is something that will remain with me for a lifetime...I'm in awe of his work, his talent and his humbleness! It's not the size of the sculptures it's the remarkable detail that you can only see if you visit.

Thank Toula P
Reviewed December 25, 2016

Fascinating wooden sculptures, made by local artist who personally guides you round and explains the exhibits.

Thank Jon A
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Very special, this Museum with wood Sculprures, persons in life size, very impressionnant, a young artist gives you the explication of all his sculptures; merite a visit; also for ordered special wishes .

4  Thank Manuela L
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

The sculptures are beautiful and impressive. There is nothing for sale, and it's nice. The explanation are a little but too technical and won't be interesting for kids. For adults: worth spending the 40 minutes stop. fair price (5 Euro for adult, 3 for child)....More

Thank Tzachi B
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Very interesting sculpture museum. The artist is a master of his kind and a great guy too! Loves what he does!!! Will definitely revisit to see what else he will create!

Thank ANASTPANAG
Reviewed June 16, 2016

A beautiful road trip through the mountains to Axos, from Rhethymnon, and this exhibition doesn't disappoint. The sculptures are utterly amazing, the sheer size of them alone is incredible. We were shown round by the brother of the artist who explained the story behind each...More

Thank tarefson
Reviewed May 23, 2016

We were on our way from Heraklion to Rethymno when we came across this lovely museum found in Axos Mylopotamou. The artist Mr. Koutantos is a professional artist giving soul to his wood creations. He was telling us that he is self- taught since very...More

2  Thank greekcypriot2009
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Amazing museum, incredible what Georgious can do! A stop in this museum, with a tour by the sculptor himself, who will explain where, how he take his inspiration have to be done when visiting Crete.

Thank laurent l
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