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Paphos District Museum

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Address: 43 George Grivas Avenue, Paphos, Cyprus

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Small informative museum. Takes approx 1 hour to do. Interesting artefacts from BC to medieval times. Not well sign posted on outside and no indication that there is a good car... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 13, 2016
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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Wasn't too impressed with the museum, not that much there. Did think there would be far more to see. Worth a visit.

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Isle of Man
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

Small informative museum. Takes approx 1 hour to do. Interesting artefacts from BC to medieval times. Not well sign posted on outside and no indication that there is a good car park with disabled spaces BUT the access path from car park is totally unsuitable for wheelchairs and the stair lift on the outside steps was covered up and out... More 

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19 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

If you enjoy pottery,stone work and very old days is a place for you. Is little bit on the outside of old town. Got a little bit of stone work on outside of the museum and much more inside. Really nice place but feel not big enough... well we spent there 1 hour so not long really. Lots of information... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

Because of the disruption to the town centre, we were told the best stop for this museum in any case is Stop 7 on the Open Top Bus which is right next to it. Staff on entry were helpful and pleasant and you can buy guide books, postcards and a few trinkets. There is a toilet downstairs but no café.... More 

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Kaliningrad, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Small museum with 5 halls but steeped in Cyprus history.Showing the works of the dedicated archaelogist's unearthing the day's of long,long ago.Pieces influenced by the Roman's and Persian's.As far back as the Bronze and Iron ages and earlier.Many pottery pieces,burial caskets,jewelrey and trinkets and many more.Display boards are explained in English enabling you to understand about the relevant pieces as... More 

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Thank David S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

We saw this on TripAdvisor and as we were up in the old town, thought we would have a look. It has spears and medical instruments as well as tiny glass things and figurines. I loved it. The road closures can make access tricky but we just circled around and got there in the end. So worth it!

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Thank Dolly T
Paphos, Cyprus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

This museum is one of the best in the area. You can see a lot of exhibitions and learn a lot of things about the ancient greek-cypriot civilization.

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Thank AntoNic7
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

Brilliant museum with thousands of pieces on display all marked in Greek and English extremely cheap easy to find

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016

This museum is small and contains alot of pots and not much else. there are half a dozen pieces of intreting jewellery but unless you have a love of pots...

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Kent
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016

Small but interesting museum, which was empty when we visited. Exhibits from 3000BC, and everything was well laid out and clearly lebelled.

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