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Open Air Water-Power Museum

Kefalari Ai-Yianni, Dimitsana 220 07, Greece
+30 2795 031630
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“must see”
4 weeks ago
“trip to the 1800s”
Kefalari Ai-Yianni, Dimitsana 220 07, Greece
+30 2795 031630
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Reviewed yesterday

A EU-supported project showcases local manufacturing history. The one especially interesting for me was production of the leather. Must see.

Thank Andy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must when visiting the area. Excelent renovation giving you the exact idea of water mills for gun powder production, washing of linens, etc.

Thank SimplePleasuresGR
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This museum provides great insight into the varied ways water power has been successfully used throughout history in this area.

Thank Kathi B
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the water power museum as we were passing by during a hiking trip in Dimitsana. It was an unexpectedly pleasant experience - I learned a lot about the centuries-old engineering techniques used for running mills, distilling raki, processing leather and washing clothes. The...More

Thank andreasconstantinou
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

It's a very interesting place to visit ,it's like to pass in a lot of years ago , it's in a very well condition all the construction,in the nature ,and very nice to have a short walk across the small rivers and waterfalls.

Thank Ilias L
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Very interesting museum , explaining the amazing power of water and the way peope used to use it in daily life. Loved the mill for the grains and we alll listened very carefully to the documentary about how they used to treat leather. Great venue,...More

Thank Tammy V
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Very nice experience, well equipped and organised museum , recites the way products were manufactured in old times, staff very helpful and definitely worth a visit.

Thank zografou
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you are interested on discovering how norms of physics apply to everyday life, then you should definitely visit this place. An open museum, close to the beautiful mountainous village of Dimitsana, Arkadia, Peloponnese, which presents how people in the past exploited water power to...More

Thank Victoria T
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Nice museum, with 3 euro cost, you can walk towards the river. Great if you want an activity in nature.

Thank vivian v
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

It was a nice experience. We paid 3 euros each to enter. We saw watermills and some beautiful places.

Thank dimitra1417
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