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Maritime Museum & Archaeological Collection of Galaxidi

Galaxidi 33052, Greece
+30 2265 041795
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Must-See Museum!

After all the amazing museums we saw including Delphi, we almost didn't go in but this museum is a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathy M
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San Diego, California
Save some time for a visit to the Museum!

With a model boat fanatic as a husband this museum was a must! We were taken around by a charming... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dazeaway2013
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Perth, Australia
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“read greek” (2 reviews)
“local history” (2 reviews)
“ship building” (3 reviews)
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Galaxidi 33052, Greece
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+30 2265 041795
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Kathy M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Thank Dazeaway2013
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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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

1  Thank Foskolos E
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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

Thank Kotsopoulou A
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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

2  Thank nisha09
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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

Thank Debbie N
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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

Thank PETERTODD
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

A nostalgic "dive" in the rich nautical past of Galaxidi..Plenty of impressive exhibits..Helpful staff...

Thank Despoina K
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This very modern museum is a must see one, with many founding related with the local history and not only.

Thank PetrosLoukia
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