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Marion - Arsinoe Archaeological Museum

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Worth popping in if in the vicinity

Small, but interesting! The museum contains archaeological pieces that have been excavated in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ledlantern
Archaeology

A small but interesting museum and artefacts. We had a good conversation about how some of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Small, but interesting! The museum contains archaeological pieces that have been excavated in the local area. The displays are in chronological order and the intricacy of some of the items is impressive. 30 minutes was enough to digest everything on offer.

Thank ledlantern
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A small but interesting museum and artefacts. We had a good conversation about how some of the designs were made. Also loved the examples of gold jewellery. Worth a visit.

Thank sunnywood2018
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

A small museum but some fascinating pieces. You probably only need half an hour to an hour but well worth a visit if you are in Polis. Pretty building and very cool inside so a welcome break from the heat too! 2.50 to get in,...More

1  Thank Rosie W
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

It is a small museum ( only three rooms) but it definitely worths a visit! It is a good descriphion of local history. Most of the exhibits are before Christ period from the local area of Polis, i.e the ancient kingdom Marion and Arsinoe later.

Thank kaminaria
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This is just a small but fascinating museum to visit. An hour at most will suit most people. There are many small and a few large artefacts to see. There are small notes in each exhibit to explain dates and descriptions.

Thank Glen M
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Small museum of three rooms, but well laid out. Very informative and well worth a visit. 2.50 Euros to get in, half price for old codgers like me.

Thank dave s
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Small but very nice museum! Gives you a clear view of the things that were found here during different periods. Museum is not easy to find, it's very close to the roundabout.

1  Thank Skamari
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The museum is a small modern building contains the history of the area from Neolithic times to the present day. It is well laid out in chronological sequence showing the finds in well lit case from the immediate area of Polis Chrysochous(Ancient Marion).

1  Thank Dadvid L
Reviewed 23 September 2017

There are some really lovely pieces in this museum and much that is incredibly well preserved. Well worth a visit and good value at €2.50. If you're staying in Polis don't miss it.

1  Thank SetaJane
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The museum has well displayed exhibits and the exterior of the front and back of the building is wonderful. Most artifacts had only a brief explanation and most were significant due to their age but not the item itself (mostly pottery from the local area)...More

Thank SeeingTheWorld27
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Hi, Elpida. Answer this traveller's question here.Monday: 08:00-14:00 Thursday, Thursday, Friday: 8:00-15:00 Saturday: 09:00-15:00 Sunday closed Entrance: €2.50
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