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Byzantine Museum of Ioannina

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Small Museum with the Castle's enclosed area

About 150 metres away from the Silversmithing Museum, you buy a multi-ticket for a few € to get you... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Dose of history

We had a great afternoon visiting this museum. Half of the information is in Greek though... This... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2016
Lina L
Oslo, Norway
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Sep 5, 2018
“Small Museum with the Castle's enclosed area”
Sep 13, 2018
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Kastron of Ioannina, Ioannina 45221, Greece
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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

It ha a fine collection of Byzantine icons besides the more daily used items of every ordonairy men and women. It is located on a bery fine spot in the old town near the silversmithmuseum and the grave of Ali Pasha.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

About 150 metres away from the Silversmithing Museum, you buy a multi-ticket for a few € to get you in here, and in to the Fethiye Museum next door and to the Treasury Museum 50m away. The Byzantine has a very good display of religious...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2017

A nice effort to open up a Byzantine museum in order to take the attraction away from the mosques and its courtyards. One of the interesting artefacts within the museum is the Church of Panagia Parigoritissa pillar.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MFD_1980
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We had a great afternoon visiting this museum. Half of the information is in Greek though... This region of Greece has a very rich and dramatic history, very interesting.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Lina L
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

This is a very interesting place to see if you visit this historic city, but I wish it would have more on display. Maybe next time

Date of experience: May 2016
Reviewed October 21, 2015

So, inside the Castle of Ioannina there are several museums. Municipal museum and Byzantine one. Byzantine is a compound with free entrance to look at ruins and nice views, but if you want more - a little mosque, a treasury and a larger building is...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank maximmis
Reviewed November 8, 2014

This is the second museum within the Kastro (fortress) of old Ioannina and is worthy of a visit. It is located in the east portion of the Kastro - at the opposite end from the Municipal Museum- and was the site of the seraglio of...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank SuzanneGrecophile
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