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Archaeological Museum Parou

Epar. Od. Parikias-Piso Livadiou | Behind Panagia Ekatontapiliani, Parikia 844 00, Greece
+30 2284 021231
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you will get to see Gorgon there

you will get to see not only Gorgon there but some other interesting statues too-like the one of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Apostolidou G
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Kilkis, Greece
Splendid

As is so often the case in Greece these little gems are tucked away in a town busy catering to the... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
Rick_The_Diner
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Epar. Od. Parikias-Piso Livadiou | Behind Panagia Ekatontapiliani, Parikia 844 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

you will get to see not only Gorgon there but some other interesting statues too-like the one of Artemis and NIke-worth visiting

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

As is so often the case in Greece these little gems are tucked away in a town busy catering to the more hedonistic needs of the visitors. Come to think of it the Greeks do hedonism quite well. Only a short walk from the lively...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

This museum is small enough to "do" in less than an hour, even with small children in tow. It would benefit from more labels and a stricter chronological ordering of the exhibits, but it's worth looking out for some gems including a small 'running Artemis'...More

Thank Sunny A
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

This small museum located behind the Ekatontapyliani cathedral, hosts an impressive array of artifacts including pieces of the Parian Chronicle tables that are a history of artistic achievement up to 264 BC, and a Winged Victory statue from the 5th century BC. Only 2 euro...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Loved this place - gives you access to additional chapels on the side of the church. The chapels have a bunch of paintings and frescos from the 17th century in them. The architecture is also incredible and historic. All this for only 2 euros -...More

1  Thank hyhopes
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

While this seems a tiny Greek island museum, it houses some magnificent and famous treasures--the Archilochus funerary relief, the superb late Classical Nike, and the archaic Gorgon. There are also vases of the Geometric period with great scenes of battle, much more lively than any...More

Thank Marion T
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

A small museum with exhibits from the Mycenaean to Hellenistic Ages. The highlight for me was part of the Parian Chronicle. Entry is only 2 euros- astonishing value for all the marvellous antiquities on display.

1  Thank Rhd52
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

If you only go to one Museum, go here. You really have to see it for yourself. Greece did this right. We went to the Acropolis first, very early, then the Museum, and I'm not sure this is the best order; if I did it...More

Thank KJBD05
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

2e for adults, children free. Open 8am - 2pm daily, closed Tuesdays. It houses finds from Paros in three rooms, a courtyard and in the area around the museum walls. There's statues, pottery, gold, glass, metalwork etc. Lots of things to marvel at, with little...More

Thank AGT123
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The museum is 2 euro. It is worth a visit if you are interested in ancient ruins. I visited the museum post my trip to Delos. There were many ruins from Delos at this museum so it was nice to see! The museum is not...More

Thank Colette C
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