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Archaeological Museum of Kavala

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Small but interesting

It contains several archeological findings not only from ancient city of Kavala, Neapolis, but also... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
M C
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Small but valuable

There are plenty artifact from the history of the region. All items have been labeled in different... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
65Zafer
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Vasileos Pavlou Av, Kavala 654 03, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It contains several archeological findings not only from ancient city of Kavala, Neapolis, but also from other regions. Really significant are the golden jewellery from cemeteries of Amphipolis 300 b.C.

Thank M C
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Well, one can understand that on the National Day (25 March) an attraction can be closed. Internet and the sign at the entrance ensured us this was not the case, though. It was therefore a big surprise to find it closed all the same. Museum...More

Thank reinier s
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This is a rather small museum, which I liked as it doesn't contain an overwhelming amount of objects. One hour is more than enough of time if you aren't exceptional interested. Unfortunately it has an old-fashioned approach to its visitors. Long texts at the walls...More

Thank Barfota
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

There are plenty artifact from the history of the region. All items have been labeled in different languages. Additionally there are many explanations about the social and political history of the region. I have loved "golden oil leaves crown"

Thank 65Zafer
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Entrance was 4 euro. The lady at the reception was very friendly. Overall a small museum. Parking just next to the museum, 2 euro.

Thank Happy T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

After a day of viewing the aqueduct and the Ottoman Era castle nearby, I found the Archaeological Museum to be a magnificent capstone on my tour of Kavala! With plentiful artifacts from Kavala itself and the surrounding region. I found this place to be really...More

Thank Matthew N
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The archaeological museum is centrally located, in the city centre, within easy reach from all parts of Kavala, reachable on foot. A very good, educational visit, with unexpected surprises in knowledge for the first timers or visitors of Kavala.

Thank Viki M
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

This museum contained a wealth of information about the archaeology of the region over many eras. It has been a highly strategic area throughout history.

Thank Dianne C
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Going to Kavala is not very usual but this large city has a good Museum that is very enlightening to visit and admire the ancient cultures.

Thank npppan
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Museum contains artefacts from prehistoric,Hellenistic,Roman,Byzantine and modern period... very close to the port,parking available.Entrance ticket 2euro, free for children.Explanations available in English and Greek. interesting museum worth to visit +++

Thank Igor V
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