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History War Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM, 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM, 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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Lovely little find

Just went to museum couldn’t praise it enough small but enough with all the information to take in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
H5259CPlindah
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Aberkenfig, United Kingdom
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Interesting little museum

The museum is small but well presented and covers three conflicts WWII, the Korean War and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The HISTORY-WAR MUSEUM, was founded in 2018 at Laganas in the island of Zakynthos and operates at the 5* Hotel, Galaxy Beach Resort. It offers guided tours to tourist groups as well as individual visitors.
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| Galaxy Beach Resort, Laganas 29100, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just went to museum couldn’t praise it enough small but enough with all the information to take in the guide explained everything in detail worth every penny and more 5euros each with guide lovely place to visit if your interested in war themes

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank H5259CPlindah
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is small but well presented and covers three conflicts WWII, the Korean War and the Vietnam way. The gentleman running the museum gave a guided talk through the museum and was knowledgeable which added to the experience. It was an interesting change to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank davecollins100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A small museum split into 3 sections, WW2 LRDPG, Greek army in Korea and a Vietnam war section. Attention to detail and the items displayed are top class, some really nice things, nicely displayed. The guy at the counter said they may be expanding and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Museum tucked away behind a hotel in Laganas.Visited just after it opened last year and thought it was good.Don't expect anything like the IWM.This year just a few new additions.Plans to expand are on the cards.WELL AIRCONDITIONED.Guy who gives the brief tour knows stuff.Full marks.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 5, 2019

Lovely place to visit with a very helpful tour guide, really cheap and some very nice restored items from a few wars.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Josh L
ZantePark R, Operations Manager at History War Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2019

Dear Josh L. Thank you for your concise review. We hope that you appreciated the Tour and that it was time well spent. Best regards

Reviewed August 3, 2019

This collection is from three different war periods WW2 (North Africa), The Korean War (a uniquely Greek perspective) and the Vietnam War. The collection itself is very nice showing casing some very well restored vehicles and a variety of the weapons used in each war....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Spacehappy101
ZantePark R, Operations Manager at History War Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2019

Dear Spacehappy101, We are pleased that you enjoyed the variety of the memorabilia as well as the restoration of the authentic vehicles. We hope that you will remember and share your experience about the History War Museum that you visited on the island of Zakynthos....More

Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

Many don’t know that Greece has been an Ally to Britain, USA, France, Australia and New Zealand for over 100 years and is a key NATO Partner. This extremely impressive museum has an exceptional collection of military artifacts. A great surprise is the very impressive...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank N1723MOjohnp
ZantePark R, Operations Manager at History War Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2019

Dear N1723MOjohnp, We are honoured that you appreciate Greece's long standing as a key partner to NATO and that the artifacts on display confirm this in the best capacity. We hope that you will share this experience. Kind regards

Reviewed June 24, 2019

This only opened July 2018, it's very well presented, very informative. Uses alot of original items. Well worth 5 Euros. It's a 20 min tour.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 227amandav
Reviewed June 8, 2019

What a wonderful hour we spent visiting this place. We learnt so much regarding the Greek participation of WWII, the Korean War and Vietnam war - I didn’t even realise Greece was involved in Vietnam. The guide was very informative and was able to answer...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Tzan W
ZantePark R, history war museum guide at History War Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2019

Greece was not involved in Vietnam. Only Greeks immigrants as USA soldiers. It was Korean War that Greece sent 10.000 soldiers and 7 Douglas C-47 Skytrain''Dakota'' aircrafts with 67 pilots & crew.

Reviewed June 2, 2019

A lovely hour or so spent at this small well researched war museum. Just 5 euro each for a guided tour. Recommend

Date of experience: June 2019
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