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Athanasakeion Archaeological Museum of Volos

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the night of the full moon in August, in the garden of the museum you can wach each year... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Volos, Greece
Very interesting. Worth visiting

I enjoyed this museum. Very interesting exhibits. Shows history of the region. Plan on maybe 1 to 2... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Kathy F
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1 Athanassaki, Volos 382 22, Greece
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

the night of the full moon in August, in the garden of the museum you can wach each year interesting live shows, and the museum its self is very interesting and in a beutifull spot by the sea

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 418konstantia
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed this museum. Very interesting exhibits. Shows history of the region. Plan on maybe 1 to 2 hours. I would have enjoyed if they would have had a gift shop with books contains the exhibits information and other items. Volos is wonderful go to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kathy F
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We travelled from Agios Ioannis over mountain Pelion (48km of curves), 2 hours, the kids were throwin up, and when we came, the museum was not working. The guy from museum just waved with hand (doesn't speak English) to leave the museum. They were probably...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

Very well presented - the ancient jewellry is amazing - staff helpful and knowledgable - worth a visit

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

I am often amazed at just how good some local museums are in Greece, and this is simply superb. The items on display are stunning, I particularly enjoyed the neolithic section, which is of immense importance, and this museum has a vast collection. All the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

since it's renewal, the museum includes pieces from the new archaeological sites around Volos and still houses the older ones, like "the tomb of the little girl", small yet full

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

It is a very interesting place with many information about the region's history.It would be better though if you took a guided tour.Anyway,visit it and you won't be disappointed.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

I was visited this place with my friends, They adore the greek history and to be honest was not really into it...but here. Amazing and incredible experience I got about the greek history, the monuments, sculptures are just made me think how great is to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank 17Mercedesz
Reviewed March 31, 2018

My friends didn't want to go to a museum, but I persuaded them to follow. They did not regret. It is a very intersting museum with findings from long before Christian era. It is all very nice presented.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Periscope
Reviewed March 4, 2018

This is a gem of a museum that most people overlook, And it is pity because it very well layed out. It is rich with articrafts from the Neolithic age to the Roman age. It features the first musical notes engraved on stone that they...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Mabel L
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Response from Maria B | Reviewed this property |
I would give exactly the same directions to the museum. On foot, it is about 20 minutes and you walk right by the sea until you find it. You go past the hospital and then you see the museum on your left. Except for a... More