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.
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
62
All photos (62)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“frescoes”(4 reviews)
“history”(3 reviews)
“greek”(2 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
21°
13°
Oct
17°
10°
Nov
13°
Dec
Contact
Solomos Square, 291 00, Greece
Website
+30 2695 042714
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Zakynthos
from US$35.80
More Info
from US$33.10
More Info
from US$42.10
More Info
from US$71.50
More Info
Reviews (37)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveller rating
3
6
3
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
3
6
3
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews frescoes history greek euros island
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited only the first floor, very small exhibit, 4 euros entrance, no information given, just you go around reading the info in the wall next to paintings and some of them only in Greek! No English!

Thank Arachni
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

It’s a very nice museum with impressive pieces of history from the island old churches, including full altar panels and 360 degrees frescos. Really impressive. Would like more information in English though (the pieces are labelled both in Greek and in English but not the...More

1  Thank JoseNCL
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Waste of 8 Euros, repetitive exhibits, with very few Englisg descriptions. Extremely rude, uneducated staff. Such a shame

2  Thank Si0bhanHughes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is a wonderful museum simply because you get to see the care and consideration that was given following the earthquake that impacted on the islands residents in the aftermath of a tragedy. worth a visit even if just too reflect

1  Thank world_is_your_oyster
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Ово је црква музеј. Занимљива је као музеј више за људе туристе који долазе из других култура, за православне хришћане је више занимљива као црква. Има фресака које представљају нека од занимљивих остварења средњовековног грчког сликарства. This is a church museum. It is interesting as...More

1  Thank Sladjana M
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Some amazing ecclesiastical art rescued from churches destroyed in the 1953 earthquake. There is a reconstruction of the 16th century St Andreas monastery and a model of how the town looked between 1930 and 1950. The museum is closed on Mondays.

2  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Visited the museum on Saturday. Small but very interesting, however, in one room there is a.large plinth in the middle of the room which has no warning signs or guard rail. It is very easy to kiss and have an accident.

1  Thank margaret s
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

A beautiful small museum with an unparalleled collection of icons. A great way to learn about the history of Byzance

Thank eliasiv
Reviewed 5 October 2015

There are two parts to the museum, the first being its stated purpose "The Museum of post-Byzantine art" containing paintings, frescos and (in one case) the complete interior of a church destroyed by the 1953 earthquake; the second is a record of that earthquake. The...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Excellent collection of artefacts from various churches which survived the 1953 earthquake. Local buses run from Kalamaki to Zakynthos Town.

Thank Rijn
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 285 nearby hotels
Phoenix Hotel
122 reviews
.09 km away
Hotel Strada Marina
387 reviews
.18 km away
Diana Hotel
137 reviews
.24 km away
Yria Hotel
112 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 784 nearby restaurants
Prosilio
493 reviews
.14 km away
Yard of Taste
559 reviews
.14 km away
Alesta
338 reviews
.22 km away
Rakomeladiko
120 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 359 nearby attractions
Bochali View Point
35 reviews
.64 km away
Agios Dionisios Church
543 reviews
1.08 km away
Bohali Castle
325 reviews
.76 km away
Agiou Markou Square
60 reviews
.17 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Byzantine Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines