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Folklore Museum

| Kastro, Mykonos Town, Greece
+30 2289 022591
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| Kastro, Mykonos Town, Greece
+30 2289 022591
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Eclectic mix of items, and overall in need of some improvement in the conditions for the displays, which were interesting.

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The Folklore Museum is ideally located in Kastro neighbourhood of Mykonos, in close proximity to Paraportiani. The Folklore Museum is the brainchild of Professor Vasilios Kyriazopoulos and the museum was formally opened to the public way back in the year 1958. The Mykonos Folk Museum...More

1  Thank gauravgoel73
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Interesting and the male in charge was very obliging and helpful - unlocking glass doors so photographs of religious votives (left for the virgin Mary in churches) could be taken and gave me an old postcard of the church next door (1948).

Thank SilverLinerSLK
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This museum has accumulated an eclectic collection of Greek items from the area. Don't miss the downstairs where there is a boat and some truly unusual historical items. They have some hand made items for sale. The gentleman there was very helpful and full of...More

Thank sja321
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This was a hidden gem...a very small sign inviting you in. The museum was located in the oldest home on Mykonos. A knowledgeable guide showed us around.

Thank barenda
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this little museum and it was an interesting peek in to the history and culture of Mykanos. We were the only visitors and the man running the museum was helpful and oddly engaging. It is tiny and packed from floor to ceiling...More

Thank Brittany P
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We fell on this by chance and were thrilled we did. The man who works there is so passionate about his subject its contagious. The museum isn't well funded locally so please support him with a contribution. You'll get alot out of this if you...More

Thank Christie A
Reviewed 2 June 2016

It was fantastic to know the history of Mykonos told by a member of staff. The place was very beautiful and full of history.

Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Knowledgeable guide, lots of interesting exhibits and larger than it looks from outside. Could have done with more printed literature to accompany the personal talk.

Thank Alan V
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

I decided to went to this museum because I love to learn about the history of the places that I visited. I really like the museum, a little bit small divided in 3 little rooms where you can have an idea how the people from...More

Thank Joao V
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Rakesh T
How much are the tickets
23 June 2016|
Response from David Y | Reviewed this property |
in my memory, free. i think there was a box for contributions
Rakesh T
How much are the tickets
23 June 2016|
Response from Joao V | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember unfortunately bu was not expensive.