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Sweet complement to 3000-year-old olive tree outside

Basic but interesting collection, mostly out of donations of local families. Again, no fancy, no... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Krisztina B
via mobile
Small and Simple but has its merits

You'll walk through the small museum in about 10 minutes. But there are some interesting things, if... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
kenth n
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Sundsvall, Sweden
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15 Oct 2017
“Sweet complement to 3000-year-old olive tree outside”
28 Aug 2017
“Small and Simple but has its merits”
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Basic but interesting collection, mostly out of donations of local families. Again, no fancy, no entrance fee, kept simple and authentic.

Thank Krisztina B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

You'll walk through the small museum in about 10 minutes. But there are some interesting things, if you're interested in olive oil history! Museum entrance is free of charge. Outside you'll find the famous olive tree of vouves and a taverna.

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

A well maintained attraction of great interest , next to full blossom olive trees over 3,500 years of age, that still produce one of the finest varieties of olive oil.

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Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Interesting place. Old trees and museum. Good parking. Worth a visit. Not every day u see a 3000 year old olive tree.

1  Thank Toris1
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Located just 5 miles from the coast this is worth a visit > the two old trees are impressive though the museum is small. Ironically funded by the EU the place is well presented and good car parking but could do with more explanation and...More

1  Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 29 September 2014

it was really amazing to see the oldest olive tree of the world and the small museum is also interresting

Thank Frere G
Reviewed 7 August 2014

I loved the late afternoon, early evening train trip to the mountains. Lovely views and welcome breeze. The cave was lovely too. Did not like the hardsell roadside layby stop for the sole purpose of someone to sell olive oil from the boot of their...More

1  Thank sallycarpenter p
Reviewed 8 December 2013

The idea is good but is very poor. It needs more items so that it can be more interesting. There is no entry fee. The history of olive oil and olives in Crete goes back thousands of years and there is lot more to offer.

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