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Nisyros Volcanologic Museum

Main Road, Greece
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Better understanding of crater & the rest of island

Very informative exhibits and AV presentations added to the experience of visiting the crater and... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
TheRabble
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Lovely museum

If you want to embellish your experience at the island's mighty volcanic crater then this is the... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
pete-fran
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bedfordshire,UK
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

Very informative exhibits and AV presentations added to the experience of visiting the crater and surrounding area,lots of science but presented in user friendly manner

Thank TheRabble
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

If you want to embellish your experience at the island's mighty volcanic crater then this is the place. A fine little museum like this is completely unexpected in the glorious little village if Nikia. Lovely displays and huge amount of information on volcanoes. It's situated...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

A comprehensive study of the volcanoes in the area and how the islands were formed. Just the right mix of education and interest with lots of photos and plans. A good short video (well made) and a warm welcome at reception. Conveniently located at the...More

Thank JSomerset
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Film about history of the volcano on the island, geological changes, impacted villages and lot of more information

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Reviewed 29 September 2015

Small but very well organised museum at the Nikia village . A real MUST!!!! Science and aesthetics at their best!!

Thank anastasiapap
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

It is the first time I was visiting a volcanologic museum and I founf it verys interesting.Do not miss the video in the room next to the tickets

Thank sa0610
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Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

This is worth a visit. Its only a couple of euro. There are well written information boards and very interesting visual displays. It will probably take about 20-30 mins if you speed read about 15 mins.

Thank TheresaBR
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Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

Whatever you do go to Nisyros. Great day out. Saw the volcano. Took the bus your and museum tour all very cool. Favourite part was shopping and eating in Mandraki. So clean and tidy beautiful. Book the ferry direct at kardamena marina. We went with...More

Thank Here2stay123
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Reviewed 10 March 2015

It is such a pitty that dozens of visitors visit the volcano or Nikia for a walk and do not enter to the museum. it is surely small but you can find very interesting info about volcano and watch a documentary as well. visitors can...More

Thank giorgosfoutas
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Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

I visited nisyros on a day excursion with my husband. To be honest spending the day touring a smelly volcano wasn't my idea of fun but I was so wrong. The views on the way to the volcano crater were spectacular and I got to...More

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