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Natural History Museum of Meteora & Mushroom Museum

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Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum is located in the city of Kalambaka, very close to Meteora. Essentially, there are two museums housed in a building of 1100 m2 that host two permanent collections: The first one is about animals...more
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Pindou 20, Kalambaka 422 00, Greece
+30 2432 024959
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a small and nice musium, full of amazing animals.. I also learnt very much about mushrooms, different types and different tastes.. Yes, you can taste some of them.. I would thank the team working there, specially George...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Asma B
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Numerous mushrooms, not a lot of anything special. Smaller than we realized. We only stayed about 20 minutes. The mushrooms were purple, that’s about all there is to see. Not really that interesting : (

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Probably the most expensive & least to do museum in the world. Just avoid - there is so much to do in Kalambaka/Kastraki that you can avoid this.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank BLec23
Reviewed 30 September 2018

They advertise numerous varieties of mushrooms, which is what drew us to this place. There is a room upstairs with a fairly large display of mushrooms in a somewhat natural setting. Pictures, names, and edibility of each kind is listed on a plaque. Though interesting,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Karen K
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We payed almost 20 euros and there was no guide, we loved the purple mushrooms Staff was friendly , toilletes were clean

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank lilalo2018
Reviewed 6 September 2018

It is an interesting exhibition of animals from around the globe, which is one of its kind in Greece. I also liked the mushroom museum as they did a really good job and really loved the forest. But for its size and number of exhibits,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Santwno
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We visit the Natural History Museum of Meteora & Mushroom Museum that was suggested by a friend , it was a unique experience with such a big collection of mash rooms, given in a way that was like a movie set ! i would absolute...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

This museum is very well organized with a lot of explanations. it is highly recommended! It was great the mushroom tasting experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

This is a quite an unusual and unexpected place. The displays of the birds and animals are very well done. And the mushrooms are fun and different!!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

The displays are beautifully presented with painted backdrops and moulded features effectively creating a realistic environment to display the animals and mushrooms. The displays are informative and in English and Greek. I saw lots of animals I've never seen before and was surprised by how...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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