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A compact Little museum covering many aspects of life on the island. Staffed by volunteers, David... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2017
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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Not very big and open at odd times but interesting to see.local history, fashions and fishing... read more

Reviewed January 25, 2017
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Jun 21, 2018
“ok just not my taste”
Jun 20, 2018
“small, not a great deal to see”
Kardamena is a coastal village of Kos about 30 km from the city of Kos and 7 km from the airport. According to the 2011 census it has 1,650 inhabitants. Ancient Alassarna, one of the six ancient municipalities of the island, has been an important...more
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25is Martiou, Kardamena 85302, Greece
+30 698 442 5408
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

the beach is very shingly not sand but plenty of loungers, lovely places to eat along the beach front.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lesley W
Reviewed June 20, 2018

it was ok but small , and not a great deal to see, especially as there was a bus load, no room to have a good look,

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Heather P
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This lovely museum relies on your generosity to function by way of donations only - the authorities do not fund it. The volunteers love to see visitors and want to keep and share their Greek heritage with you. I am amazed at how much is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Very enjoyable visit, our host David was very interesting and knew his facts very well! He was very knowledgable and friendly ! Highly recommend.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

It was nice to see photos and the history of the place, the way things were done and the way they looked . Very nice of the locals to keep their history like that.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mia K
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Great little museum on the water front. The guide, David, was very friendly and certainly knew his history about Kos. The lifestyle , culture and the traditionsof Kardamena are on show in the museum.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank mikeb2658
Reviewed July 19, 2017

I got married here in 2015. Such a little gem hidden away on the harbour. If we weren't getting married here I would never of known it was here. Defiantly worth a visit, there is so much to see

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Rach2821
Reviewed June 15, 2017

A compact Little museum covering many aspects of life on the island. Staffed by volunteers, David was very friendly and knowledgeable, it gives a brief insight into the past. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank PARIS522
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Not very big and open at odd times but interesting to see.local history, fashions and fishing, community run

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank l0wther
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Interesting museum with fascinating photo albums. The volunteer curator was good to talk to. It is open 3 days a week and is found by the harbour.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank cleokat
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