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Environment Museum of Stymphalia

Stymphalia, Corinth 20016, Greece
+30 2747 022296
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An awesome place to visit.Thats all.Its a worth watching museum.They provide a lot of information... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
MrRenovatio
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A very well organized for simple visitors and educators with students museum along with a very nice view

The pre-history and history of what used to be a vast lake with so much water as even Romas... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
PanayoteDim
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The museum aims at raising the public’s ecological awarenessand preserving the knowledge relating to the region’s traditionaltechnology. It constitutes an important instrument towards cultivating environmental consciousness in the people, as well as a powerful cultural point of attraction for those visiting the wider area of the Corinth Prefecture-Greece.It is located, there where, according to mythology, Hercules confronted and slew the Stymphalian birds.
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Stymphalia, Corinth 20016, Greece
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

An awesome place to visit.Thats all.Its a worth watching museum.They provide a lot of information through videos and photos.They also have a balcony with telescopes so you can see the lake.The best season to visit is Spring.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

The pre-history and history of what used to be a vast lake with so much water as even Romas irrigated it featured in a very well organized modern museum with space and videos plus an amazing view of the plateau and the surrounding mountains. Another...More

Thank PanayoteDim
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Up in the mountains, in the middle of nowhere...almost...one comes to the village of Stymfalia, and, then down the road, to the Environment Museum which stands on a hill, overlooking the wetland of Stymfalia. They have done a very good job and it is really...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

A really small and nice museum to visit if someone is near Stymphalia. There is also audio support for many items and the museum is well organized

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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Stymphalia Environment Museum is definitely something you don't expect to meet in this place. The work that the Piraeus Bank Group Cultural Foundation has done here is really exceptional. The coexistence of the concrete, steal and wood of the museum with the tranquility of the...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

An amazing museum right next to Stymphalia village. Even though it might look small, there are a lot of things to see. So take your time and go through the info charts on each exhibit and do not forget to watch all the very informative...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

A bit away from the big cities and because of it in the middle of a natural habitat this museum is a perfect choice for a weekend.Particularly recommended for children allowing them to discover a way of life most of the time forgotten in the...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

The museum building itself is very sympathetic to the landscape and gives fascinating insight into how the landscape was formed, about the local nature and wildlife, and about the people and their working lives. There were some interesting audio visual presentations (in English as well...More

Thank Anne W
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

First you need to take a look at the architecture of the museum and how the building is perfectly matched in the environment. Then take a look at the small but great exhibition where you can learn a lot about the live in and around...More

Thank DominikBrun
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Reviewed 1 December 2015

Overlooking this lake existing since ancient times, this museums uses all means, incl. an artificial indoors waterfall from the ceiling, to show us how the underground waters were shaped, the birds, trees and animals living in the area and how the ancient Greeks and Romans...More

Thank Lena L
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