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Archaeological Museum of Syros

Miaoulis Square, Hermoupolis, Greece
+30 2281 088487
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Small but perfect

This tiny museum, tucked away at the back of the Town Hall, contains some lovely pieces, namely the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
EnglandGlobetrotters
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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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Small museum at the back of the town hall. Artifacts from Syros, Chalandriani and other various... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jon M
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
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“bronze age” (4 reviews)
“roman times” (3 reviews)
“black granite” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Miaoulis Square, Hermoupolis, Greece
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+30 2281 088487
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tiny museum, tucked away at the back of the Town Hall, contains some lovely pieces, namely the exquisite figures from the ancient cemetery and a seated black basalt figure from Egypt. Most items are labelled and everything is clearly displayed. Much as I enjoy...More

Thank EnglandGlobetrotters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small museum at the back of the town hall. Artifacts from Syros, Chalandriani and other various places.

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have visited many museums in Greece, Italy and the world, but this Museum takes you back to over 7,000 years of history. It makes you wonder what is the truth about our ancestors.

Thank Harilaos P
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Although in the island of Syros was found the first installation of the cycladic civilization in the bronze age, most of the objects are displayed in the national museum of Athens. But you can have a brief impression of this objects in this tiny museum....More

Thank Miranda A
Reviewed 23 July 2017

It won't take long to go through this museum but it offers a nice collection of the archeological history of the island and the Cyclades islands more broadly.

Thank dsneider
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This small museum on the western side of the Town Hall is well worth the entrance fee €2. It houses artefacts from early Cycladic to late Roman times. Most of the finds are from the prehistoric cemetery of Chalandriani and include objects of everyday life-...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This small museum contains some quite remarkably well preserved Bronze Age artifacts. Well worth the €2 entry fee and 20 minutes of your time to see both the quality of craftsmanship for 4,500 years ago and to learn a little of the islands history.

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

There were several very very old machines, and many photos to enjoy. Be sure to check out the little car at the end.

Thank Maria_Preveza
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This quaint museum is worth a visit! Small enough for a quick visit! Enough artefacts to appreciate!

Thank Irene I
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I had a lovely time walking around these rooms. It's only a small Museum but well set out and some lovely items , displayed very well.

Thank Zezz
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