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Geological History Museum Olympus

32 Georgaki Olympiou, Leptokarya 600 63, Greece
+30 2352 031901
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It's a must to see this Museum!

If you have the chance steal some free time and just go and see this Museum! It's a must to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
antonia_an1186
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Sofia Region, Bulgaria
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

We were greeted by a very intelligent young man, who showed us the starting point to our night, he... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2018
Shannon B
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“the owner” (3 reviews)
“his wife” (2 reviews)
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32 Georgaki Olympiou, Leptokarya 600 63, Greece
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+30 2352 031901
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have the chance steal some free time and just go and see this Museum! It's a must to see this Museum! It's a great place from where you can get a lot of interesting information! The owners are just amazing and very friendly!!...More

Thank antonia_an1186
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

We were greeted by a very intelligent young man, who showed us the starting point to our night, he introduced us to his very welcoming mum at the beginning of the tour. We did not book to go nor did we expect such an in...More

Thank Shannon B
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

The son of an owner was our guide and he was great in English and in telling stories about Olympus and a bunch of other interesting things about various subjects, such as meteors, rocks, stones, minerals, shells... This is a private museum of his family...More

Thank 3raspberry
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

The owners are just amazing! They will teach you a lot of things while having fun. You will see there some unique things that no one has them in the world. The very big difference from other museums is that you are allowed and encouraged...More

Thank Vladimir J
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Very engaging, passionate guided tour. You'll learn about geology, history, mythology and maybe even astrology. The owner is quite a showman and a very nice person.

Thank ojbitt
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is definitely a place worth seeing whether you're a history lover or someone who want's to make a summer vacation more diverse.

Thank machkemale
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Small family museum, owners incredibly invested in this project. We found out so many interesting facts about Olympus. Amazing collection from Mount Olympus, from witch many items collected by the owners. And yes, they speak a lot of languages. After the presentation, they let you...More

Thank ladihajms
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

This small independent museum is a must see. It may not sound very interesting but believe me the owner and his wife are full of funny tales, information and knowledge and are keen to share it in a way that will hold the interest of...More

1  Thank Jane N
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Reviewed 10 February 2017

Museum built by the owner and guide in one person who invested a lot to this project, not just his money and its obvious from the very first step in. By very interesting and funny talk the owner or his wife will guide you through...More

1  Thank Petra S
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

We heard a lot of amazing facts about Olympus. The hosts were very kind. We learned a lot about Orpheus, about Alexander the Great and geology in general. We also had a chance to look at the planets Mars and Saturn through a telescope. We...More

1  Thank Srdjan Z
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