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“Interesting”

Aegean Maritime Museum
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Mykonos Wine and Culture Tour
Ranked #22 of 56 things to do in Mykonos Town
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Punta Gorda, Florida
Level 6 Contributor
459 reviews
152 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
“Interesting”
Reviewed January 14, 2014

This is an interesting place to visit if you are into maritime history and antiques. It is a small place in the middle of Mykonos and is very hard to find. We used the gps on a cell phone and got lost a couple of times while looking. But it is interesting to see old coins, bells, and other maritime items. There is an indoor and outdoor part and for 4 euros its not a bad way to spend an hour or two.

Visited June 2013
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Mykonos Town, Greece
Level 5 Contributor
53 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“Solitude among the tides.”
Reviewed November 25, 2013

Most people walk right by this little building with the canon outside, not realizing what they're missing. It sits along the most trafficked part of the island. During the day, it's folks hurrying to the upscale shops, in the evening it's partiers at the surrounding clubs and bars. But if you go inside you'll learn not just the maritime history of the island, but though and out the rear you'll find sheer joy in the quiet solitude of its well kept garden, complete with the actual "light" from Mykonos old lighthouse.

Visited September 2013
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Castlemore, Ontario, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
45 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Small but packed in museum with a lighthouse replica at the back!”
Reviewed October 24, 2013

Located right on Matoyianni street (main shopping street in Mykonos), it is a very small but loaded museum. All the pieces date back as far as the 1st and 2nd century BC. I was afraid to touch anything in case it crumbled in my hands. The museum shows good history of the island. They even have coins and navigational instruments and a lighthouse in the back garden. I highly recommend the visit. See my photos.

Visited October 2013
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London
Level 6 Contributor
846 reviews
529 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 391 helpful votes
“I should have spent more time in there”
Reviewed October 8, 2013

The museum has lots of exhibits and is located on this busy road with lots of shops and right near Lena's house. You can easily miss it assuming is just any other shop.

Visited October 2013
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Burnett Heads Australia
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Amazing”
Reviewed September 18, 2013

What a wonderful exhibition of Island Maritime history, speaking with the curator it appeared the collection was mainly salvaged and put together by himself. What an effort and an understanding of presentation and history.

Visited October 2012
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