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Natural History Museum of Meteora & Mushroom Museum

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Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum is located in the city of Kalambaka, very close to Meteora. Essentially, there are two museums housed in a building of 1100 m2 that host two permanent collections: The first one is about animals...more
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Pindou 20, Kalambaka 422 00, Greece
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+30 2432 024959
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Probably the most expensive & least to do museum in the world. Just avoid - there is so much to do in Kalambaka/Kastraki that you can avoid this.

Thank BLec23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They advertise numerous varieties of mushrooms, which is what drew us to this place. There is a room upstairs with a fairly large display of mushrooms in a somewhat natural setting. Pictures, names, and edibility of each kind is listed on a plaque. Though interesting,...More

1  Thank Karen K
Reviewed September 7, 2018

We payed almost 20 euros and there was no guide, we loved the purple mushrooms Staff was friendly , toilletes were clean

1  Thank lilalo2018
Reviewed September 5, 2018

It is an interesting exhibition of animals from around the globe, which is one of its kind in Greece. I also liked the mushroom museum as they did a really good job and really loved the forest. But for its size and number of exhibits,...More

2  Thank Santwno
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We visit the Natural History Museum of Meteora & Mushroom Museum that was suggested by a friend , it was a unique experience with such a big collection of mash rooms, given in a way that was like a movie set ! i would absolute...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

This museum is very well organized with a lot of explanations. it is highly recommended! It was great the mushroom tasting experience.

Thank cedrina74
Reviewed July 4, 2018

This is a quite an unusual and unexpected place. The displays of the birds and animals are very well done. And the mushrooms are fun and different!!

Thank harlemfamily
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

The displays are beautifully presented with painted backdrops and moulded features effectively creating a realistic environment to display the animals and mushrooms. The displays are informative and in English and Greek. I saw lots of animals I've never seen before and was surprised by how...More

1  Thank LucyDoug
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Initially visited this museum when staying in Kalabaka to visit the monasteries. It was a fun way to spend an hour and we learnt a lot about different types of mushrooms which was fascinating. We also booked onto a truffle hunting experience that the museum...More

1  Thank Suz P
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Downstairs houses a nature museum stuffed full of amazing creatures, upstairs showcases a huge amount of mushrooms and fun(gi) facts. Artwork is stunning and the free mushroom tasting was eye opening. We take our caps off to the friendly staff!

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