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This is one of the many houses on Delos that is closed but you can still take a peak inside to see... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
Nina1940
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Atlanta, Georgia
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This house was closed, but you can take a look inside. The walls are painted, reminds me of Pompeii... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
Elena257
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Timisoara, Romania
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This ancient Greek building, although now in ruins, still contains some beautiful mosaics.
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

This is one of the many houses on Delos that is closed but you can still take a peak inside to see the mosaics. There are several of them so it is worth checking it out. This is just beyond the theater, where there are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nina1940
Reviewed October 31, 2018

This house was closed, but you can take a look inside. The walls are painted, reminds me of Pompeii and Ephesus.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Elena257
Reviewed June 9, 2018

The most important feature of this building are the unique mosiacs which cover an enormous area. In one area there is a row of ten masks representing typical characters from the New Comedy, much in vogue during that period. Hence the name of the house.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Scott8147
Reviewed April 29, 2018

One of two dissapointments on Delos. The house has 4 rooms with fantastic mosaic floor and some left over plaster paintings on the walls, but it is not being taken care off! The floors are full of dust so you cannot see the mosaics and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Charlotte R
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Nice architecture, part of a whole that is amazing. The house itself cannot be visited inside, but is worth taking a detailed look around.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank carlosmp
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Ask most tourists who visited Delos and a number would not have encountered this place! Why? Because they turn back before they reach this place. Yet, this place should not be missed! The mosaics of this place is amazing! One gets an idea of how...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed November 2, 2016

The House of Masks seems to be missed by most people who use a tour guide on the island. We made our way up here past the tour groups and almost had it to ourselves despite the fact that there were hundreds of people on...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Belgo96
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Not only is the flooring and design impressive but this building had indoor plumbing. An amazing accomplishment.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed October 19, 2015

Just beyond the theatre, this is one of a group of ruined mansions in Delos. It is worth seeking out to see the ancient mosaics.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Anthony G
Reviewed September 23, 2015

The house of masks offers famous mosaics like Dionisos on a leopard and is at the southern edge of the ruins near mount kynthos opposite the house of the dolfins in the Theater area.

Date of experience: September 2015
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