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Folklore Art Museum Of Cycladic Civilization

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I admire what he did for his island.Don't loose the opportunity to visit Benetto's... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2014
Egham, United Kingdom
A very nice museum!

This lovely place is highly recommended if you are staying in or visiting Aliki. It is family-ran... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2014
Lior B
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Benetos Skiadas, an ordinary fisherman, managed to revive the Greek Tradition by creating his unique, functional and hand made miniatures using materials only from the Cycladic land. And all these without making any draft or using any scientific...more
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Aliki 84400, Greece
+30 698 168 0086
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Reviewed 3 October 2014

I admire what he did for his island.Don't loose the opportunity to visit Benetto's exhibition.Everything there is a piece of art

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Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

This lovely place is highly recommended if you are staying in or visiting Aliki. It is family-ran, and well worth the 2.5 euro entry fee. This fascinating and most definitely unique museum is a labour of love of the owner and sculptor, Benetos Skiades who,...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2014

You can travel all over greece (mainly cyclades) within a visit. Lovely place ,something different , a must see in Paros! *Αν ειστε στην Παρο πρεπει να το επισκεφθείτε !

1  Thank Anna K
Reviewed 18 October 2013

We went on an organised trip and initially thought Oh No not another museum. We were however amazed. What a skilful man. A small indoor area showing models of boats etc but the garden wow. Scale models, hand built, of the local area. Fantastic and...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 1 October 2013

We enjoyed a pleasant hour walking around both inside and outside in the gardens. The craftmanship is exceptional and the whole thing is not commercialised. A real labour of love.

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