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Pythagorion Archaeological Museum

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If you love Greek and Roman artifacts, this museum is amazing. Detailed explanations in Greek with... read more

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Just an excellent and awe-inspiring experience.

Thousands of years of local history in this building will help you realise the importance of... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love Greek and Roman artifacts, this museum is amazing. Detailed explanations in Greek with translations in English, well laid out and varied collection from one multi-acre archeological site on the island (a temple). Small enough to do in a couple of hours, but...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 5, 2019

Thousands of years of local history in this building will help you realise the importance of preserving history but also the role of Samos throughout it! Strongly recommended!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018

Opened since 2010, this compact museum gives a real insight into the foundations of Samos' history, particularly Roman culture built around the holiday villas occupied by Roman emperors during wintertime. Many objects such as amphoras, coins, jewellery and more are displayed with descriptions in Greek...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

I was very impressed with the Pythagorion Archaeological Museum. Although quite small here are exhibited many objects in a beautiful and well-kept building. Pithagorion was thousands of years behind the capital of Samos Island. Along with the museum, on a large surface, there are the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

This is a very nice museum with an excellent variety of ancient objects. Highly recommend visiting... museum pieces are well displayed in chronological sequence.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Even though it’s a small museum, the collection they have is amazing. If you’re into Greek and Roman history and art, you’re in for a treat. The information stands around the museum were really great.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

Pythagorio is the ancient "Samos", a world's heritage site and definitely a lovely place. Its archaeological museum is a hidden jewel, as it pleasant, modern, very organised, hosting remarkable pieces. Definitely, it is a "must" if you visit Samos.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

This museum was better than I expected in a town this size. Clean, well organized and with placards in Greek and English. 6 Euros for adults and free for anyone younger than 18. You can easily spend an hour there. Recommended.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 73JohnL
Reviewed July 14, 2018

The Archeological museum of Pythagorion is situated in the upper part of the citycentre, right on the spot where it used to be the Agora of the ancient city of Samos. The museum is relatively new, the two-storey exposition is well planned and nicely presented....More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

A wonderfull museum. I didn't expect that for such a litlle village. We spent a few hours inside and outside. Very nice exponats and exelent preserved.

Date of experience: June 2018
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