We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Really great workshop

We stumbled upon Irina Family Workshop with my friend and were really happy we did! Great service... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Gregd63200
,
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
I felt so so welcome in this lovely store with the best people!

My boyfriend and i went to heraklion on 19 of september 2018 and saw this beautiful store. We... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
gabi123768
,
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
via mobile
Read all 85 reviews
19
All photos (19)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gold plated”(2 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
15°
Dec
13°
Jan
13°
Feb
Contact
2 Sapoutie, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
Website
+30 281 301 4081
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Heraklion
from US$75.40
More Info
from US$92.80
More Info
from US$87.00
More Info
Reviews (85)
Filter reviews
45 results
Traveller rating
42
3
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
42
3
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews family business wonderful shop gold plated souvenir store high quality items authentic greek archaeological museum whole family gifts handmade earrings copies symbolism bees statues helmets reproduction
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 45 reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon Irina Family Workshop with my friend and were really happy we did! Great service, great craftsmanship, and lovely people too! Bought a pendant I am wearing every day ever since!

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Gregd63200
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and i went to heraklion on 19 of september 2018 and saw this beautiful store. We walked in and the moment i came there i felt this great energy! The woman started to talk to me and explain everything with the nicest details...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank gabi123768
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Coming from America, I was excited to visit the Archeological Museum in Heraklion, Crete. After seeing many of my favorite Minoan artifacts there, I hoped it was possible to find quality replicas at a souvenir store nearby. We crossed the street to have lunch and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank mike_d_hand
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We were visiting Crete with kids and I learned that next to the archeological museum there is a souvenir store located where there is a possibility to buy hand made copies of historical pedants and rings and bracelets . Store managers were very kind and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Ksenija Š
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

My name is Denis. I am from Kiev. We bought two statues in this family shop. Madame who sold us statues was very pleasant in communication and very intelligent. She made a good discount for us and gave us gifts. We are very happy with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Денис Д
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful third generation family business selling their family made bronze sculptures and fine jewellery. I bought my wife a beautiful jewelry set the owner helped put together for me for a honeymoon gift. Excellent service and knowledgeable of the artwork and history of the artifact...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Todd B
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

My fiancé and I recently visited this shop and were greeted as if we were family. Many of the items in this shop are hand-made, with love and attention to detail. If you wish to return home with a gift that truly captures the essence...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kosta F
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to get authentic souvenirs! We bought some beautiful plaques and jewelry that were made by the family. The store is family-run and they treated us like we were a part of theirs. Great hospitality, well-priced, and located right next to the Archaeological Museum....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Deidra P
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful shop with high quality items & a lovely family proud of their work. Could have spent a lot more money!! We were looking for gifts that weren’t cheap & junky so lucky we found this. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank JudyArgent
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This was a lovely store and the family that owns it is so proud of their fine work. I wish I could have spoken with them much longer but my group was leaving. I was able to choose a couple items from the store, something...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank revkev24
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,540 nearby hotels
Capsis Astoria Heraklion Hotel
950 reviews
.04 km away
Olive Green Hotel
450 reviews
.11 km away
AQUILA Atlantis Hotel
1,173 reviews
.19 km away
Legacy Gastro Suites
13 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,326 nearby restaurants
Crop Roastery Brewery
215 reviews
.10 km away
626 All Day Lounge & City Garden
110 reviews
.11 km away
Antipodas
343 reviews
.11 km away
Minos Restaurant
245 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,818 nearby attractions
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
6,288 reviews
.06 km away
Agios Titos Church
688 reviews
.26 km away
Kosmima Gold & Silver
21 reviews
.01 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Irida Family Workshop staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines