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This is a hidden gem! They have a few interns who can give you a detailed private tour which we took advantage of! Very informative and they have lots of rate memorabilia from various eras in the modern Greek state’s history, on display. We thoroughly...More
Was really surprised by the personal walkthrough and detailed explanation of the modern history of Greece dating from the war of independence right through to the Korean War. Great collection of artefacts over the period and artillery, tanks and planes outside.
Location is in the old town which can be reached by bus number 1. Museum covers up to present involvement in peacekeeping duties. Serving soldiers are on duty and one of them acted as my guide. He spoke excellent English and was well informed on...More
I went there with a friend that is familiar with military history. It was very nice with a lot of pics especially after the 15th century. It also has two tanks and one aircraft (F5a) in the backyard. One archeology student that did his practicum...More
I was fortunate got visit the Military Museum in Kalamata.
An experience not to be missed even if you are not into things military
We were given a very informative tour by our guide who spoke good english and obviously took pride in what he...More
Visited the beautiful port town of Kalamata on the Costa Neo-Classica in February this year (2016). The place oozes charm, the setting (how beautiful the classic cruiseship looked in the little fishing harbour surrounded by the mountains), the attractions (the Frankish fort/park, the excellent archeological...More
This museum holds a most interesting collection of military memorabilia from uniforms to weapons, from medals to medical supplies. All is set within the context of the history it is pertinent to. We had a guided tour from a young man from the army who...More
Make sure you get the guided tour. The young guy who showed us round was excellent. Our kids had a great time talking about all the different weapons and to find the M48 in the garden was the icing on the cake. Our boys learnt...More