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Archaeological Museum of Mykonos

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Address: Mykonos Town, Greece
Phone Number: 30 22890 – 22 325
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2-Day Mykonos Experience from Athens
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Really pretty during sunset

Really pretty during sunset, we took many photos here, it has a magical feel to it, cant wait to be back.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 14, 2015
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Bali, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It costs 12 eruo to enter this archaeological dig and worth every cent.....Wow!! what an amazing place to visit. The city that is buried under the volcanic silt is 35 centuries old. The building that protects the dig is huge but hot so take lots of water with you. You can pay extra to get a personal guide and I... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I tried to visit in early June and found the place was closed for renovations. No indications of when it might reopen, but it looked very closed indeed!

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Orpington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Lots of pots and statues. Does not take very long to wander around. Only go if you've some spare time to fill.

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

I went there 3 times within 3 days just wanna look the different colours when sun at different hight. And it didn't didn't disappointed me.

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Kernersville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Across from the main harbor, overlooking the Aegean see our shore excursion "Mykonos on Foot" included a guide escorted tour for our group of 24 to visit the Mykonos Archaeological Museum. The Museum has an entrance fee of 1 Euro per person and houses pottery from Delos, grave statues, stelae and jewelry from the island of Renia and the Delos... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

Overlooking the Aegean sea, this town offers a lot for touristic eyes. The white colored narrow streets and the famous Paraportiani Church is simply amazing!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Really pretty during sunset, we took many photos here, it has a magical feel to it, cant wait to be back.

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Thank ArchMan510
Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

This little museum is easily accessed, but check opening times, as it is staffed by volunteers. Once inside, prepare for very detailed displays, especially of cycladic ceramics, some very ancient, showing the development of the region's art through the centuries. The quality is amazing. There are also some very large engraved terracotta jars, and interesting steles with good explanations in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

An easy walk from the old port, the small museum has a great deal of pottery from the Cyclades which are quite old. Other displays are related to the nearby Island of Delos which was believed to be the birthplace of Apollo. To purify Delos and prevent ownership disputes the ancient Athenians forbade births or deaths on the island. Many... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

This is a small museum tucked away at the far corner of the port. But it was a nice addition to the museum at Delos. It only takes about an hour if you are leisurely and the cost of a couple of Euros certainly won't crimp the vacation budget. They do allow photographs although flash is not permitted. It's worth... More 

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