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Archaeological Museum Parou

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Nice individual pieces

The museum is small but well worth a visit for the interesting individual pieces they have on... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Fredrikstad, Norway
you will get to see Gorgon there

you will get to see not only Gorgon there but some other interesting statues too-like the one of... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Apostolidou G
Kilkis, Greece
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Epar. Od. Parikias-Piso Livadiou | Behind Panagia Ekatontapiliani, Parikia 844 00, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

For such a small museum it has an incredibly rich collection of artifacts, and you feel free as nobody is constantly checking on visitors . Such a quiet and perfect place !

Thank Taupi2015
Reviewed 2 days ago

Interesting and worth the time to see but very underwhelming. A small outer grounds with some artifacts and two main areas to view inside which contain the majority of the pieces. Nicely displayed with most having English translations. You maybe can spend an hour there...More

Thank freefud
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This was a quick walk from our apartment in downtown Paros. Entry was 2 euros for adults and free for my 15 year old. We had already visited the Acropolis Museum and this was my favorite as you could get up and close to the...More

Thank meganarbuthnot
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Marvellous collection of ancient sculptures in Parian marble. Cool and shady too, centrally located.

Thank Ed O
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The museum is small but well worth a visit for the interesting individual pieces they have on display, like the Medusa.

Thank AndreasSP
Reviewed 7 July 2018

you will get to see not only Gorgon there but some other interesting statues too-like the one of Artemis and NIke-worth visiting

1  Thank Apostolidou G
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

As is so often the case in Greece these little gems are tucked away in a town busy catering to the more hedonistic needs of the visitors. Come to think of it the Greeks do hedonism quite well. Only a short walk from the lively...More

1  Thank Rick_The_Diner
Reviewed 20 May 2018

This museum is small enough to "do" in less than an hour, even with small children in tow. It would benefit from more labels and a stricter chronological ordering of the exhibits, but it's worth looking out for some gems including a small 'running Artemis'...More

Thank Sunny A
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This small museum located behind the Ekatontapyliani cathedral, hosts an impressive array of artifacts including pieces of the Parian Chronicle tables that are a history of artistic achievement up to 264 BC, and a Winged Victory statue from the 5th century BC. Only 2 euro...More

Thank michael_smith56
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Loved this place - gives you access to additional chapels on the side of the church. The chapels have a bunch of paintings and frescos from the 17th century in them. The architecture is also incredible and historic. All this for only 2 euros -...More

1  Thank hyhopes
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