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Good for Kefalonia history and culture

If this is the Library and Museum in Argostoli, then it is well worth a visit to learn how the... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2014
HertsJimbo
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Broxbourne, United Kingdom
very sad

We were really looking forward to going here to look round but sadly it was damaged in the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2015
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10 Sep 2016
“Closed”
4 Sep 2015
“very sad”
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Iacovatios Library and Museum is housed in an 1866 mansion that belonged to the aristocratic Iacovatos family and now houses important collections, manuscripts and books. It is located just a few minutes from the Lixouri town center.
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1 Ekaterinis, Lixouri 282 00, Greece
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

This building is now closed - damaged during one of the more recent earthquakes. Grounds were inaccessible and there seems to be a temporary building in the garden - may have been a school library. Sad to see it all shut up.

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Reviewed 4 September 2015

We were really looking forward to going here to look round but sadly it was damaged in the earthquake and no longer stands.

Thank Jaynewill
Reviewed 31 July 2014

If this is the Library and Museum in Argostoli, then it is well worth a visit to learn how the island has coped with the numerous earthquakes experienced over the centuries. Argostoli itself is very nice, and a lovely place to chillax at one of...More

Thank HertsJimbo
Reviewed 30 April 2013

The librarian was really helpful although she did not know that best english she still could lead us to the right palce so that we could find books that were really old and the place is very nicely maintained over the years.

Thank Christian M
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Some of the items are thousands of years old! the lady give a free tour and speaks excellent English and is very knowledgeable. There is no chage to visit but donations are welcome

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