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Museum of Military History Kalamata

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Private tour!

This is a hidden gem! They have a few interns who can give you a detailed private tour which we... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2019
Georgia G
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Astoria, New York
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Personal guided tour

Was really surprised by the personal walkthrough and detailed explanation of the modern history of... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2018
Dimitri P
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Aug 10, 2019
“Private tour!”
Aug 4, 2018
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10 Mitropoliti Meletiou, Kalamata 241 00, Greece
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Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

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

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Georgia G
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

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.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dimitri P
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

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

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

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

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed June 21, 2016

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

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Barry A
Reviewed April 1, 2016

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

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Antony W
Reviewed January 22, 2016

Perfectly organized, lots of interesting things to see, easily accessible and very informative material can be obtained... definitely a must-visit

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Panos P
Reviewed October 2, 2015

Excellent small museum with military memorabilia. Good amount of German and Italian army artifacts from WW2 but extremely limited exhibits from the British side

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Tassos Z
Reviewed September 9, 2015

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

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Iain C
Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

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

Date of experience: July 2015
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