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Archaeological Museum Parou

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For a small museum, worth your time

By the time we got to Paros, we had seen ALOT of museums and archeological sites, so we almost... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kansas City, Kansas
Wet Paros

Spent a couple of hours in this small museum, very interesting lots of items to see but not... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Wallington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By the time we got to Paros, we had seen ALOT of museums and archeological sites, so we almost didn't go to this museum. Although we didn't stay long, we were really impressed with their collection of sarcophagi(sp?) and also the items from the Delian...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank karensB2629NT
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Do you know where the oldest written inscription on stone is? It is in this museum! This museum is amazing, so small and yet so full of unique things! Do not miss it if you are in Paros, it is so worth it!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Elena257
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Only a small distance at the rear of the Panagia Ekatontapiliani church is a small archaeological museum that’s only 2€ to enter. Outside the museum are some well sculptured tombs and inside there is a courtyard with a Roman mosaic and sculptures & stone urns/pots....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank HolsRbest
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Spent a couple of hours in this small museum, very interesting lots of items to see but not overwhelming, we went on Sunday as it was raining and to our surprise entrance was free on Sunday's.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank felixppascal
Reviewed 23 September 2018

For such a small museum it has an incredibly rich collection of artifacts, and you feel free as nobody is constantly checking on visitors . Such a quiet and perfect place !

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Taupi2015
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Interesting and worth the time to see but very underwhelming. A small outer grounds with some artifacts and two main areas to view inside which contain the majority of the pieces. Nicely displayed with most having English translations. You maybe can spend an hour there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank freefud
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This was a quick walk from our apartment in downtown Paros. Entry was 2 euros for adults and free for my 15 year old. We had already visited the Acropolis Museum and this was my favorite as you could get up and close to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank meganarbuthnot
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Marvellous collection of ancient sculptures in Parian marble. Cool and shady too, centrally located.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ed O
Reviewed 25 July 2018

The museum is small but well worth a visit for the interesting individual pieces they have on display, like the Medusa.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AndreasSP
Reviewed 7 July 2018

you will get to see not only Gorgon there but some other interesting statues too-like the one of Artemis and NIke-worth visiting

Date of experience: June 2018
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