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Theriade Library and Museum of Modern Art

Andros Town, Mytilene 81100, Greece
0251/23-372
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Loved it!!!!

Great experience!!! I really wanted to check the renovation of the museum and the exhibition, so... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
Gabriella Z
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Athens, Greece
No visit to Lesbos would possibly be complete without a visit to this wonderful museum set in an olive grove.

This fine museum, expertly curated, is devoted to the work of Teriade, born in Lebos, died in... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Andy S
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Melbourne, Australia
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Andros Town, Mytilene 81100, Greece
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0251/23-372
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Great experience!!! I really wanted to check the renovation of the museum and the exhibition, so congratulations for a job well done!!! One remark: the catalogue belongs to the old exhibition several years ago....

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

This fine museum, expertly curated, is devoted to the work of Teriade, born in Lebos, died in Paris, who was deeply involved with major French and Spanish artists of the twentieth century.See works by Matisse, Bonnard, Leger, Miro, Picasso and many others. The focus is...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

I was really surprised at the exceptional art, Picassos, Chagalls, Miro's among others and several Greek artists. It isnt easy to find, (head up the road to the airport towards Taxiarces) but well worth going. The grounds are lovely, receptionist very friendly. I didn't understand...More

Thank TriciaK2
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Amazing little museum with top European art. If you understand culture do not miss it. It should be in the top five destinations of the island.

1  Thank emmiesix
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

Sadly, because of the Greek financial crisis, the Teriades Museum has never been officially re-opened since its total renovation, and is currently officially closed. BUT in a typically Greek way, it is sometimes possible to turn up and gain access ... If you are lucky...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2016

This is a little gem! Works by Picasso, Matisse, Chagall, Miro, Derriain, all up a little side street. The information is only in Greek and French, but the art does speak for ifself.

Thank Judith M
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

very exciting for modern art and book lovers with such a plenty of art works and all kind of books the you have access

Thank john p
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

There you can see and admire the way of expressing of the local and daily culture through painting!!

Thank marioskotz
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Reviewed 19 July 2015

Very nice and modern museum, with plenty of original paintings. it is a pity it is almost never open, due to renovation, although is seems finished and totally renovated.

Thank mareels_sigrid
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Reviewed 1 October 2014

Splendid setting and very nice book inventory and stuff. I was looking for more digital stuff but could not see sufficent. It is still interesting.

Thank alico53
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