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A little gem!

A tiny but fascinating little place tucked away up a side street but well worth searching out. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bionic08
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Wisbech, United Kingdom
Fascinating

We spent a couple of hours wandering round and then had to go back on our next visit to see the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Edwin H
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Sitia, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A tiny but fascinating little place tucked away up a side street but well worth searching out. A friendly and informative welcome from people keen to secure funding and interest to keep this place alive and going.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a couple of hours wandering round and then had to go back on our next visit to see the things we’d missed. The curator was excellent, helpful without being intrusive and very knowledgable, highly recommend.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

Dropped in and really glad we did so. Nice to see one of the traditional houses in Sitea being so well preserved. Variety of exhibits of Rural and Town life. Some very interesting old photgraphs ( I loved the first postman getting to Sitea -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 14, 2018

A smallish museum on two floors but packed with information which is supplemented by the excellent guide, who speaks very good English and is also knowledgable about weaving and old crafts. Well laid out and varied, including home life, schooling, crafts, agriculture and how city...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

This small museum is up a side road not far from the harbour and is housed in a late 19th century building. It's contents are similar to the other Folk Museums in Crete but what made this special to us was a guided tour by...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed December 31, 2015

Another museum that is light and airy, as well as being easy to understand the culture of the area, and there is a lot of history to take in., Once of the more modern buildings worth finding oiut and allow a good hour to simply...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Robin W
Reviewed September 25, 2015

Each room in the museum has a different theme and has exhibits which come from the lives of the ordinary people of Sitia. For example, there is a room showing some of the craft work done by women such as sewing, weaving, and spinning. There...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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