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Folk Art Museum

Menetes, 857 00, Greece
+30 694 151 1635
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small but worth visiting

ioanna can tell you stories you will never read about her village living from her own memories... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
vps_71
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Athens, Greece
5 points because of Irini

The information and shown objects are very interesting, but the highlight is Irini herself. She... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Gabriele_67
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Knittelfeld, Austria
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2 Aug 2017
“small but worth visiting”
5 Jun 2017
“5 points because of Irini”
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Menetes, 857 00, Greece
+30 694 151 1635
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

ioanna can tell you stories you will never read about her village living from her own memories, loved it

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

The information and shown objects are very interesting, but the highlight is Irini herself. She will happily photograph you at the most romantic and interesting places. Don't hesitate to ask if you do not understand one or two things, in any case enjoy Irini's love...More

2  Thank Gabriele_67
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Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Irene is the best. She explains everything very good. After the visit you really got an idea of the traditions in karpathos and how they used to live or still live on the island. The museum is very small, but the main point is irene...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2016

Amazing Museum, by the parking lot of Menetes Village. Include beautiful old art, ancient equipment and many more. Ask for Irene, your tour guide anywhere in the village or call her right away. You will really enjoy her tour explaining all about the history, as...More

Thank Sofia V
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Reviewed 28 August 2015

Very small and in urgent need of maintenance, but there is some interesting stuff there. The key is with a strange lady that gives you the tour in half Greek-half English, speaking very fast too. She is not unpleasant but certainly odd and it's not...More

Thank ire l
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Reviewed 1 August 2015

The museum itself is very small. BUT if you can get a personal tour from Irene, including a tour of her house, then its very worth an hour or two!

Thank Adanim
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Reviewed 7 October 2014

When travelling by Greek ferry from Rhodes to Sita, Crete (or the reverse), consider spending time on the island of Karpathos. Once there take a day trip to the hill top village of Menetes to visit a remarkable traditional Karpathian home, the folk museum with...More

1  Thank GreekIsBeachHolidays
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Reviewed 17 August 2014

Interesting and attractive. It gives you an idea of life in Karpathos before tourism! The lady at the Museum is wonderful!

3  Thank PUNTONE L
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