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on Eleftherias Square

This museum was constructed as such by the then in charge Italian authorities just after the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
saronic
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Zurich, Switzerland
Good statues

Although the museum is not big - it takes just half an hour to go around, the exhibits are quite... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2018
798nh
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Newton Le Willows, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum was constructed as such by the then in charge Italian authorities just after the earthquake of 1933. It is one of several buildings in town in the eclectic colonial style, then popular in the Italian dependencies (Dodecanese, Libya, Eritrea). Despite a three-arched portico...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

Really enjoyed our visit here. The treasures which have been found are extradinary. The displays are in Greek and English which is very helpful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Located in Eleftheris Square the museum displays excellent statues/artifacts with written explanations. There is so much history to Kos it's well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Although the museum is not big - it takes just half an hour to go around, the exhibits are quite interesting with some beautiful statues and one stunning Mosaic at the entrance. There are info boards/stickers in Greek and English on all the exhibits to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

We last visited this museum 7 years ago and it was nice to see that it is much bigger than then i.e. it has another floor to view. Some of the exhibits were missing as they were being restored after being damaged in last year's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Did not expect much from the museum but we were pleasantly surprised. Light and airy and presentation is very good making maximum use of what is on offer. The mosaics are of a very high standard and you soon get the feeling that Kos was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

This museum is well worth visiting - Kos has so much history so it's well worth visiting all of the sites including this museum. There are some amazing statues and other various exhibits. We found the staff friendly and helpful. Recommended.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

The Archaeological Museum of Kos, located on the Square of the Municipal Market, gathers all the findings that have come to light during the excavations that have taken place on the island from the beginning of the century until today, mainly from the archaeological sites...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

The museum was interesting with lots of exhibits well labled in English. Lovely mosaics. Nice view from the top floor of Kos town.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alandjulie
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Nice to cool off from the hot sunshine and walk around two floors of archaeological finds and statues from ancient times. A fascinating look back at the history of Kos!

Date of experience: September 2018
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