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Venetian Museum

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Connections go back to the knights Templars

Connections go back to the knights Templars, amazing family history from Norman times, showing... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
VMtravellers
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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
worth a visit but it is closed but Domus goes on

they run the annual Domus arts festival in the corutyard, but due to a family dispute it is... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
adtraveller2016
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London, United Kingdom
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This typical Kastro house, the home of the Della Rocca family, was recently opened to the public.
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Kastro, Naxos Town 84300, Greece
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Connections go back to the knights Templars, amazing family history from Norman times, showing links to venice

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

We enjoyed our visit to this museum. Lots of interesting historic artifacts. It's an uphill walk to get to the museum so wear comfortable footwear. After the museum, stop into the restaurant for good food with spectacular views. There's a cute little shop downstairs that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank jan_bill2016
Reviewed 22 May 2018

A very quiet and pleasant place to study how Greece got birth, with wide quality artifacts, information and books to read, nicely maintained the culture , loved the ambiance, must visit information provided is very good and comes to a pocket-friendly entrance price of 4...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank nikhilsatpute
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Based on a previous visit, this is such a special place and was very sad to hear of its temporary closure, the owner also started the excellent Naxos cultural festival. I was lucky enough to see on the Andreas Boutsikakis concert, and hope the festival...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank joanbond2012
Reviewed 4 October 2017

they run the annual Domus arts festival in the corutyard, but due to a family dispute it is closed. the Domus festival is run in the Carmelite convent yard further up in the Kastro. Apparently the building belongs to the sister who inherited it, of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank adtraveller2016
Reviewed 3 September 2017

A highlight of our honeymoon. We are both musicians (and music teachers) in the states and LOVED the performance. Beautiful musicianship, and wonderful to see what seemed to be an authentic representation of another culture and get the opportunity to participate in the music &...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank AldenBBlevins
Reviewed 29 June 2017

My rating is based on a previous visit. The family who own the building in which the museum is housed have had a disagreement. The sister, (matriarch), has decided to sell the building. The sister lives in Italy. The brother, who has been responsible for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank jenkinsmikeb
Elena K, Управляющий at Venetian Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thanks for the sympathy, we hope that the museum will open again, until we know how soon

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Suddenly the museum closed on or around the 12th June. It has been alleged there is some form of family dispute going on. Check the latest position before you go. Even if it is closed, you can still enjoy the other archeological museum on the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank coastalchris
Reviewed 3 June 2017

It is mainly about family that lived there in 1904 rather than when it was built, which is fine if you know that going in. I approached to visit the "castle" with 1600's in mind. As you go through the couple small rooms and read...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Val M
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Didn't actually go into the museum but did attend one of the Domus Festival concerts. The fantastic bazouki player and guitarist played and sang for 2 hours without a break. So professional! And the 4 dancers who came out intermittently were terrific, as well! Starts...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank OhSusannaAustralia
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superjamz
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