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Archaeological Museum of Eretria

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Great little museum

this is a small museum, but it has many great artifacts in its collection. It is also across the... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
ReneCyr
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Shediac, Canada
A small but very important place to visit

À wonderful museum. Small but very interested. You can admire Athens Panatheneua amphorae. Also... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Lina K
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1 Leoforos Archeou Theatrou, Eretria 340 08, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here on Wednesday when the weather so great. Whilst there is a fair amount (not lots) to see inside, all the explanations are in Greek and French only - my schoolgirl French didn't extend to archaeology etc. so I struggled

Thank Paula A
Reviewed 17 July 2018

this is a small museum, but it has many great artifacts in its collection. It is also across the street from the archaeological site of Eretria, so its easy to visit them both together.

Thank ReneCyr
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

À wonderful museum. Small but very interested. You can admire Athens Panatheneua amphorae. Also, next to the archeological site and Eretria's ancient theater, build in an artificial hill, it's famous for the acoustic.

Thank Lina K
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Compared to the breadth of archaeology available to see in Greece the museum at Eretria has very little. But the entry fee is only 2 Euros and you can easily spend an hour here examining the small number of finds displayed. So, a small museum...More

Thank Smrties
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Nice Museum with very interesting funds. Unfortunately the explainungs are only in greek and french language.

Thank cmbauer2018
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The Archaeological Museum of Eretria is very easy to find, along the road running past Eretria, a lot of parking space. Very good for getting acquainted with local history. Strangely, captions in Greek and French only, no English. EU language policy after Brexit?

Thank Krasimir K
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The museum is only two rooms but they are filled with treasures - many very old - from all over Greece - not just from Evia. The exhibit is a combined effort of the Swiss and Greeks, thus the notations are in Greek and French....More

Thank SuzanneGrecophile
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Spent a half hour here with the well presented finds from three sites including Eretria. WC but didn’t see a cafe. Free car park. Site entry is free. Museum €3 (2017)

Thank NewForestView
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We first visited the mountain close by and had a guide who told us about the areas history, then we visitied the mosaik house and then this museum. So it was a good follow up to see the actual items we had been told about.

Thank Heste P
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The museum has many interesting exhibits - notably an early kiln, a stone "tablet" showing the residents of the area in about 500BCE giving their names and family connections perhaps an early census for tax purposes? Well worth a visit.

Thank Don C
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