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Maritime Museum & Archaeological Collection of Galaxidi

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Wonderful city

Nice harbor and museum. Beautiful road trip, that ended with the best way possible. I would... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
redman5314
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Egaleo, Greece
A must-see stop!

Galaxidi is a historic ship-building town that had an important role in Greek Independence from... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
galaxidilover
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Galaxidi, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice harbor and museum. Beautiful road trip, that ended with the best way possible. I would definitely go again!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank redman5314
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Galaxidi is a historic ship-building town that had an important role in Greek Independence from Ottoman rule. The Maritime Museum in Galaxidi offers visitors an excellent way to experience the history of the town.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank galaxidilover
Reviewed 30 June 2018

After all the amazing museums we saw including Delphi, we almost didn't go in but this museum is a gem It beautifully displays world class museum items from ancient Greek coins and artifacts to historic ship figureheads to a fascinating collection of stamps and also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

With a model boat fanatic as a husband this museum was a must! We were taken around by a charming gentleman who was full of fascinating information about the history of the town and the boats which sailed from there. The museum was well laid...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dazeaway2013
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I visited this museum with my family. Although it is a small museum it is very well organised and with many different things to watch. There is a lot of information about the marine life of Greece. Ask for the volunteer guide Captain George who...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Savvouinos
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

The museum tells the story of Galaxidi, which despite its long history is not that interesting. Most of information was about its naval history but there were some exhibits older than 3000 years old

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Nice to be able to Vitoria the history of Galaxidi. I believe the visit would be more useful if there were videos showing details and examples

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kotsopoulou A
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I have a love of provincial museums - so often cash-strapped, but doing the essential work of keeping local history alive. And Galaxidi's story is an extraordinary one. Destroyed twice in the 1820s by the Ottomans in the Greek War of Independence, the city rallied...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank nisha09
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I was fortunate to stop by this museum on a winter day when they opened up for a large tour group that was visiting town from Athens. Otherwise, it seemed to be closed for the holidays. I found the artifacts and exhibits interesting and they...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Debbie N
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit very much and learned a lot from our extremely knowledgeable guide. His enthusiasm and depth of information was outstanding. The museum is a little jewel and the collection of maritime paintings was wonderful. Glad we found it ! The little shop...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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meirant
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Τhe ticket is 3 euro,for elder 2 euro and close at 15.30.
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