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The Faltaits Historical and Folklore Museum

| Plateia Brooke, Palaiopyrgos, Skyros Town 340 07, Greece
+30 2222 091232
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Amazing place to visit

The visit to this museum (if you can call it that) is extraordinary. The house is very interesing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alexandra006
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Sydney, Australia
Very interesting

After visiting the monastery of St. George is nice to combine and learn some more things for one of... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Dimitrios A
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| Plateia Brooke, Palaiopyrgos, Skyros Town 340 07, Greece
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+30 2222 091232
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The visit to this museum (if you can call it that) is extraordinary. The house is very interesing in itself and you really need a long timne to take in all the interesting art, traditional costumes and many many interesting objects.

Thank Alexandra006
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

After visiting the monastery of St. George is nice to combine and learn some more things for one of the most important families of the island. You have the chanse to see a traditional house with local tooling and clothes as also sculptures. Have in...More

Thank Dimitrios A
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We saw items of the traditional and today's folk art of Skyros, costumes, ceramics, woodcarvings, interesting furniture. Realy great to be there!

Thank amersam
Reviewed 14 June 2017

a really good insight into a bygone age, may interesting artefacts on show, also items available to purchase

Thank johnrose54
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Little folkloric museum, showing the way of living in Skyros island over the last decades. Very nice sightseing.

Thank theopao
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I took a group here and Manos spoke to us about the museum and some Skyrian history, he made it all interesting and answered questions knowledgeably, I stayed enthralled and engaged and really enjoyed my trip to the museum, would definitely recommend a trip here,...More

Thank ally1964cat
Reviewed 19 October 2015

A great place to visit and immerse yourself in Skyros culture. Be careful of the opening times. Don't forget to ask to see the Greek theatre.

Thank Spookie26
Reviewed 22 September 2015

the place where the museum is located, the different theme floors, the people that worked in it because they explain everything about the old time in Skyros the traditional clothes.Everyone must visit it

1  Thank Eleni K
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Beautiful small museum with a nice selection of folklor items representative of local tradition. It's worth a visit!

Thank Juan E
Reviewed 17 August 2015

I really liked my visit to this museum. Fabulous Views. Very good in terms of familiarising yourself with the history of the island. There is a real sense of history about this house tool. Magnificent views.

Thank Tourist1054
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