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Greece's Turkish Past preserved in a Mosque

Crowing the old Citadel of Ioannina in northern Greece, the Ali Pasha Mosque houses a delicate... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2019
Leiderdorp, The Netherlands
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"Located in the island of Ioannina the museum Complex displays the authentic artworks by... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2018
Nafplio, Greece
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

Crowing the old Citadel of Ioannina in northern Greece, the Ali Pasha Mosque houses a delicate museum, the main narrative of which is the Turkish episode of town and region. After a climb through narrow, steep alleys, one reaches the top of the citadel, where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

"Located in the island of Ioannina the museum Complex displays the authentic artworks by silversmiths form Epirus (weapons, jewelry), utilitarian traditional costumes of Epirus, a representation of an authentic winter room, paintings, lithographs and objects with ethnological interest. The museum showcases unique historical relics such...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

You can't leave Ioannina without going to that museum on that little island! Great work and modern accommodation! Bravo

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank J4674EJvanessam
Reviewed December 13, 2018

Ali Pasha museum is on a small island of the Ioannina lake. The history behind the life and death of Ali Pasha we found very interesting and exciting at the way he manipulated people. There plenty of exhibits and short film was very informative. If...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

While exploring ‘The Island’ on Lake Pamovitis, I stopped into the Ali Pasha Museum. Once a monastery and final home of Ali Pasha, it is now a small compound featuring several buildings And museums. One particularly educational museum depicting AP’s life includes the exact spot...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

This is not a major attraction by any means, but if you are wandering the depths of the walled city that lies on the lake's edge in the heart of Ioannina and you come up to the old Mosque that now houses the museum it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank greeklwy
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

This ethnografic is located in a former Mosque from the Otoman's period, there is not richness of exihibits but quite important, the exhibition shows in very percepible way the good and pleasant relationship between the three religions habitant Jew, Christians and Muslems in the past.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shaul D
Reviewed October 29, 2018

You visit the original building and get to see some of that era's craft (weapons, jewlery, etc.), but I think that there is place and historical background for a greater and richer museum. There are a lot of historical facts that could support a better...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pavlos_Del
Reviewed October 28, 2018

There is so much interesting history in this area, and it is well laid out for non Greek speaking travellers.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexandra006
Reviewed September 23, 2018

The museum had a lot of interesting guns and knives and swords,some ethnic costumes some random bits of history.There was only one small brochure in English and one very badly written little booklet for 3 Euros.I was sorry I bought it-please get a proper ESL...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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September 12, 2018|
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Response from nikosz1961 | Reviewed this property |
Really sorry to see your question so late !!! When you 'll there, you 'll locate easily the departing area at the port. It is next to main square of the city in front of the lake.
September 9, 2017|
Response from B622MBmikec | Reviewed this property |
Sorry am unsure but most Greek museums close at 3 pm