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Symi Museum - CLOSED

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Nice museum

Spent a pleasant time looking round the wonderful collection of objects in this little museum,the... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2016
Wisbech, United Kingdom
A little too small.

Only 2 euros, but would have preferred to see more and pay more. It would have been good if... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2016
Ann E B
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Aug 8, 2017
“Not currently open still”
Sep 25, 2016
“A little too small.”
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Still not currently open. No need to go looking for it so don't bother at the moment. No suggestion when this may change

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Simon R
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Only 2 euros, but would have preferred to see more and pay more. It would have been good if detailed explanations (in different languages) were displayed. All in all could have been displayed better.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Ann E B
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

The tiny museum located next to the harbour is not opened for some time now.To bad ,coz you cant do many things in symi so this was an oportunity for variety.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank martha gloria p
Reviewed July 9, 2016

In an old traditional hours of a ship's Capitan you can see the private collection on the the story and the culture of Symi. The main focus is on sponges harvesting that has been the prominent economic activity of the island during two centuries. If...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Papaigi
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I had been to the museum previously 8 years ago and were looking forward to seeing it again. However walking through the narrow streets up the kalistrata and away from the cafe and shops, we followed the signs to the museum only...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank susie58atWhitby
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Spent a pleasant time looking round the wonderful collection of objects in this little museum,the lady who runs the place and paints lovely pictures outside the front of the museum is knowledgable and gives help full advice

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Graham515
Reviewed June 13, 2016

Like many other museums in Greece today, this museum is currently "Closed to allow Improvements". I wish we hadn't walked the back alleys of Chorio following "Museum" signs and black painted arrows trying to find it.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Peter B
Reviewed June 6, 2016

The museum is easy to find just behind the square by the town bridge. It is a traditional old building with lots of local history and a number of interesting exhibits on display. There are good views across the harbour from the first floor terrace....More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank AJK_Reviews
Reviewed May 11, 2016

For €2 it was interesting - but the Folklore part had nothing telling yu what it was you were looking at. There are loos there!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank bluepiglet
Reviewed October 1, 2015

Nice little museam lots of local bits and pieces and historical artefacts. A couple of pictures that are quite thought provoking. Very friendly boy taking the money and will show you were to go. Worth a visit."

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 843anneh
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