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The Faltaits Historical and Folklore Museum

| Plateia Brooke, Palaiopyrgos, Skyros Town 340 07, Greece
+30 2222 091232
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A must see

A must see if you enjoy arts and history. The guide Nikos is very professional and ready to answer... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roni T
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Beirut, Lebanon
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Amazing place to visit

The visit to this museum (if you can call it that) is extraordinary. The house is very interesing... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2017
Alexandra006
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Sydney, Australia
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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| Plateia Brooke, Palaiopyrgos, Skyros Town 340 07, Greece
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+30 2222 091232
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see if you enjoy arts and history. The guide Nikos is very professional and ready to answer all your queries.

Thank Roni T
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Reviewed October 21, 2017

The visit to this museum (if you can call it that) is extraordinary. The house is very interesing in itself and you really need a long timne to take in all the interesting art, traditional costumes and many many interesting objects.

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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

After visiting the monastery of St. George is nice to combine and learn some more things for one of the most important families of the island. You have the chanse to see a traditional house with local tooling and clothes as also sculptures. Have in...More

Thank Dimitrios A
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

We saw items of the traditional and today's folk art of Skyros, costumes, ceramics, woodcarvings, interesting furniture. Realy great to be there!

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Reviewed June 14, 2017

a really good insight into a bygone age, may interesting artefacts on show, also items available to purchase

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Reviewed August 23, 2016

Little folkloric museum, showing the way of living in Skyros island over the last decades. Very nice sightseing.

Thank theopao
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Reviewed July 27, 2016

I took a group here and Manos spoke to us about the museum and some Skyrian history, he made it all interesting and answered questions knowledgeably, I stayed enthralled and engaged and really enjoyed my trip to the museum, would definitely recommend a trip here,...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2015

A great place to visit and immerse yourself in Skyros culture. Be careful of the opening times. Don't forget to ask to see the Greek theatre.

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Reviewed September 22, 2015

the place where the museum is located, the different theme floors, the people that worked in it because they explain everything about the old time in Skyros the traditional clothes.Everyone must visit it

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Reviewed September 3, 2015

Beautiful small museum with a nice selection of folklor items representative of local tradition. It's worth a visit!

Thank Juan E
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