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Theriade Library and Museum of Modern Art

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Visit with my wife to Theriade and Theofilos museum

An enormous collection of art pieces from very famous painters, including sketches of their works... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Plomari, Greece
Badly managed!

It’s a quite nice but unfortunately very badly managed. First of all it’s not easy to find. There... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

An enormous collection of art pieces from very famous painters, including sketches of their works. A visit to said museum is a must for everybody coming to Lesvos island

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gabrielh280
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

It’s a quite nice but unfortunately very badly managed. First of all it’s not easy to find. There is also another museum just before, called Theophilos Museum. They make confusion as there are no signs. Inside it was hot, air conditioning was off. The visual...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Altug71
Reviewed 2 July 2018

its just fantastic you should visit it its unique place and the museum its so good definitely ill go back again

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jordromani
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....

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Gabriella Z
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

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Andy S
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

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank TriciaK2
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.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank emmiesix
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

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank ThamesValleyGeoff
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.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Judith M
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

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank john p
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