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There is not much to see here but what there was was quite interesting. Just about worth the 1.5 EU... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
lancepor
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Wetherby, United Kingdom
1200 BC

The place where Aegean refugees landed and settled. Abandoned half a century later. Two large... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
cw f
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Brasschaat, Belgium
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Reviewed 6 days ago

There is not much to see here but what there was was quite interesting. Just about worth the 1.5 EU pensioners' special entrance fee.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lancepor
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Read information on-line in uk, reviews were not too good, but thought we would stroll there and see, were staying in Coral Bay nearby. easy to get to, entrance 1.25 euro (senior citizen), helpful attendant, lovely walk with beautiful views, unusal building, but plenty of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

There are many interesting archeology sites in and around Paphos and across Cyprus but this is not one of them. A pity because it could be so much more.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 116stevent
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

The way to the Museum was easy to find, but I had hoped for much more information boards in English on the trails to and from the Museum building. And inside the Museum I think they should have made much more stories and information of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank BSyver
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Compared with other sites around paphos there is little to see here. Views out to sea are good, and the roof of the museum interesting. No artefacts in the museum - it is more of an information point. If you were staying nearby i guess...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard H
Reviewed 2 August 2018

The place where Aegean refugees landed and settled. Abandoned half a century later. Two large fortification walls protected the settlement and parts of them are still in situ. Some small houses have been found. One can visit the underground museum (only the large dome is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank cw f
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We were passing by so thought we’d pop in. We paid the €2.5 each and were pointed towards the museum which was 200m on the right, just at the cliff top. The actual museum is a saucer shape building embedded in the landscape. (We found...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Di B
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Many of the reviews already written rate this site poor or even terrible, simply because it's closed at the weekend - both the sign outside and the web site indicate that it is NOT open at the weekend. The ruins are very old - they...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Alan Y
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We walked across Coral Bay beach & up the steps to get to this piece of headland that once housed a busy bronze age settlement . On the way we noticed the freshwater springs along the beach which first enticed the settlers to live here...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank sugarandspice2
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Staying locally we wandered down the road in Coral Bay that indicated a museum...paid 1.5 Euros each, (pensioners rate) and walked in to find some ruins indicating that houses had been built on the site, but no information about them. However, we decided to walk...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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