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Archaeological Museum

Behind Church of a Hundred Doors, Parikia 844 00, Greece
+30 2284 021231
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Wonderful exhibits.

A small museum with exhibits from the Mycenaean to Hellenistic Ages. The highlight for me was part... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rhd52
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Dundee, United Kingdom
One of the best Museums I've ever seen, don't miss it visiting Greece.

If you only go to one Museum, go here. You really have to see it for yourself. Greece did this... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
KJBD05
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Toronto, Canada
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Behind Church of a Hundred Doors, Parikia 844 00, Greece
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+30 2284 021231
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Reviewed yesterday

A small museum with exhibits from the Mycenaean to Hellenistic Ages. The highlight for me was part of the Parian Chronicle. Entry is only 2 euros- astonishing value for all the marvellous antiquities on display.

Thank Rhd52
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you only go to one Museum, go here. You really have to see it for yourself. Greece did this right. We went to the Acropolis first, very early, then the Museum, and I'm not sure this is the best order; if I did it...More

Thank KJBD05
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

2e for adults, children free. Open 8am - 2pm daily, closed Tuesdays. It houses finds from Paros in three rooms, a courtyard and in the area around the museum walls. There's statues, pottery, gold, glass, metalwork etc. Lots of things to marvel at, with little...More

Thank AGT123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is 2 euro. It is worth a visit if you are interested in ancient ruins. I visited the museum post my trip to Delos. There were many ruins from Delos at this museum so it was nice to see! The museum is not...More

Thank Colette C
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I so wanted to get into this museum as it is the access point for the women's prayer section in the higher level of the church, established when it was a mosque. From there, I was told. you could see into the back, ecclesiastical section...More

Thank Anne G
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Sometimes small museums can be disappointing, buy for €2 entry, this museum isn't. Lots of beautiful artefacts including ornately decorated pots, jewellery and some amazingly intact large statues. Staff are friendly and enthusiastic and knowledgeable. Interesting way to spend an hour or so. Easy to...More

Thank NattyKatG
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The place to visit in order to realise the importance of Paros island and of the parian marble throughout the ancient greek history and especialy the cycladic era. It is not a big museum so you won't be tired, but it is realy full with...More

Thank Olympia L
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful museum with hundreds of artifacts from a variety of sources. The Director has done a fantastic job of displaying and restoring these fascinating antiquities - don't miss the manuscript from 3000BC that spells out important economic, environmental and political events of the day.

Thank cec2646
Reviewed 17 August 2016

One can admire the sculptures that are still "alive" after so many thousands of years, uncovering the figures that were made by ancient tools used at that time. It is small but very interesting museum where you can also see old coins etc.

Thank LIZAKAR
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We have visited this small museum previously but it was years ago so we were happy to go back. There are many statues etc which have been found locally. There are also exhibits from the recent excavations from the island of Despotiko - which is...More

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