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Archaeological Museum of Argostoli

G. Vergoti, 28100, Greece
+30 2671 028300
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Closed due to the 2014 earthquake

I was truly eager to visit this museum but sadly enough it was closed due to the damage the... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2016
Athens, Greece
via mobile

The building looks like it has been closed for a while - damaged during the earthquake and in need... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2016
Birkenhead, United Kingdom
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Sep 10, 2016
Sep 13, 2016
“Closed due to the 2014 earthquake ”
G. Vergoti, 28100, Greece
+30 2671 028300
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Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

I was truly eager to visit this museum but sadly enough it was closed due to the damage the building got during the 2014 earthquake. I am hoping the greek government will be able to find the budget to open it up for my next...More

1  Thank Sylia76
Reviewed September 10, 2016

The building looks like it has been closed for a while - damaged during the earthquake and in need of some restoration. Hopefully it will one day re-open.

Thank sailorstep
Reviewed October 30, 2015

There does not seem to much of architectural interest to see in in Agostoli but sometimes you just need some time away from the bustle of the port and the hot sun.We were glad therefore that on our one day trip there we found the...More

Thank rosecat
Reviewed July 26, 2015

We are on holiday in Cephalonia at the moment and we tried to visit the Archaeological Museum in Argostoli but it is closed. The building looks run down and derelict. I don't know but I suspect the closure may be as a result of the...More

3  Thank Graham C
Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful archeological museum in the center of Argostoli...One level, easy to navigate and easy to spend time truly seeing everything and learning the history of the artifacts and archeological finds. Most are local to the island, which is rich historically as well as architecturally. Not...More

1  Thank BeeMelissa
Reviewed September 5, 2013 via mobile

Artifacts right from very early history up to roman times, well worth the 3 euros, very informative displays. I think it's lovely that there are items there found in melassani lake which is one of the places you will visit on this island. It's not...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed August 21, 2012

Cost Euro 3 but the artefacts were uninspiring iron and bronze age pottery in the main. Roman room is best, but the whole experience takes 20 minutes max and I didnt feel as though I learned much from the experience despite some english translations in...More

1  Thank alan b b
Reviewed June 26, 2012

To be able to swim in the sea as it was too hot to be tourists which is not like us.

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed June 23, 2012

Visited many years ago when it was relatively new - should make a return visit

Thank Gillingwater
Reviewed December 5, 2016
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