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Paleontological Museum of Rethymnon

Satha | Markellou, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
+30 2831 023083
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Not worth visiting

I try to give honest reviews and this must be one of the most disappointing museums we have... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2017
Geordiegirl_8
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Newcastle, UK
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Disappointed it was closed

My friends and I made the hour long walk from Platanias and arrived at 2. The museum is supposed to... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2017
Jasmine R
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Sep 7, 2017
“Not worth visiting ”
Apr 15, 2017
“Disappointed it was closed”
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Satha | Markellou, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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+30 2831 023083
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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

I try to give honest reviews and this must be one of the most disappointing museums we have visited. The much highlighted garden was completely overgrown and dried out. Dirty toilets and the display was minimal. The only interesting thing was the actual building which...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I made the hour long walk from Platanias and arrived at 2. The museum is supposed to be open until 3 on Saturdays during the winter season but the gate was locked and closed and there was no sign aside from their...More

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Reviewed October 8, 2016

Nobody seems to know about this place. It houses pre-historic artefacts in an interesting way (they featured the work of Darwin when we visited), and it is houses in the Veli Pasha Mosque to which they have done a high quality building renovation.

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