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Archaeological Museum of Syros

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Small museum with some interesting pieces. Only three rooms so take a little time out of your day... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
Swansea, United Kingdom
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Great artifacts that peaks your interest

We enjoyed walking thru the museum as many pieces were interesting to read about ; labeling and... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Michael m
Verona, New Jersey
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  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible1%
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“bronze age”(4 reviews)
“roman times”(3 reviews)
“tucked away”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

The artifacts are brilliantly arranged, and archaeological specimens invite a visit to their original in situ finds! Could have been more rooms... but concise and exciting information for Syros and its 5000 years.

Thank Gerhardus2010
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

The artefacts are cool, attractive even, but there is limited information about them. It won't take you longer than 15 mins to peruse through all of it but a pleasant diversion for those with a taste for the historic and/or artistic.

Thank Jess B
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Small museum with some interesting pieces. Only three rooms so take a little time out of your day and pay a visit.

Thank paulkay62
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We enjoyed walking thru the museum as many pieces were interesting to read about ; labeling and some facts were posted next to artifacts

Thank Michael m
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a modest museum with only three rooms of artifacts to see but very intererresting anyhow. It very close to the town square ond worth the quick visit.

Thank Lippo M
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Three rooms with many different artifacts showing things from Cycladic, Greek and Roman civilizations

Thank howardtu
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Is really interesting was visiting Syria to enjoy beach and sun and found out how the little island has a lot of history and archeologic treasures

Thank Inder_gr
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This rather small museum is on the north west side of the Municipal Hall of Syros - climb up more steps and to the right. Has a bit of a story to tell about archeologist Christos TSOUNTAS - I took a bit more interest as...More

Thank 135Eleni
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This tiny museum, tucked away at the back of the Town Hall, contains some lovely pieces, namely the exquisite figures from the ancient cemetery and a seated black basalt figure from Egypt. Most items are labelled and everything is clearly displayed. Much as I enjoy...More

Thank EnglandGlobetrotters
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Small museum at the back of the town hall. Artifacts from Syros, Chalandriani and other various places.

Thank Jon M
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