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Archaeological Museum of Corfu

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Great Getaway

The museum of Corfu was just one of the best places to visit in this beautiful town. Off the... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Tony C
Small but impressive

Many coins, artifacts and statuary from ancient Greece and also Roman remains. It is a small... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
Corfu, Greece
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4 Dec 2017
“Great Getaway”
1 Oct 2017
“Still not open”
The Archaeological Museum of Corfu is closed due to renovation works.
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Vrela Armeni 1, Corfu Town 491 00, Greece
+30 2661 030680
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

The museum of Corfu was just one of the best places to visit in this beautiful town. Off the beaten path, you'll avoid many tourists and feel like you're on a real getaway. The beaches are really the highlight of Corfu, but finding yourself yearning...More

1  Thank Tony C
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This is still not complete and wont be any time soon as never being worked on so disappointing as wanted to see the artifacts.

3  Thank 633elle
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Be serious, do not even announce a further opening date if you are not sure to respect it. SHAME! The new museum is READY, we know it, you received 4,5 millions from the EU. What are you waiting for??????

6  Thank paolomaier
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Despite some reviews to the contrary, the main archaeological museum in Corfu town remained closed as of 11th May 2017 and there is still no indication as to when it might reopen.

4  Thank Globetraveller1
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Despite slightly misleading reviews below, the archaeological museum has been closed for some time for renovation. It is well over schedule and sadly there is still no anticipated date for its opening at this time. :( A another victim of the crisis.

3  Thank castawayatheart
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Nice, clean, well lit. Excellent signage and cheap to get in. Nice for a rainy day or when then heat is oppressive.

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Many coins, artifacts and statuary from ancient Greece and also Roman remains. It is a small museum, cheap entry fee and much to see.

1  Thank AnneTsouk
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

When visiting this proud country, that has (in a real sense) been 'brought to it knees' by years of economic mismanagement and unsympathetic foreign demands for reform is upsetting in of itself, without seeing the unemployment rates raising and the levels of poverty growing. Within...More

3  Thank TheMarshal84
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Well what can I say. Made my way to the location of the museum just down from the fort. Their on the gates is a sign saying closed for referb update.

5  Thank kenny10564
Reviewed 26 October 2015

you buy the museum pass which includes the archaeology museum. you would think they would mention that it was closed and has been for some time, especially since it is quite a walk to get to it. Another black mark for Greece

3  Thank laculturevulture
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27 April 2018|
Response from COGR | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't make any bets on when it will open. The museum point of contact, according to their website, is efaker@culture.gr