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Museum of D Solomos and Eminent People of Zakynthos

St Marks Square, Zakynthos Town 291 00, Greece
+30 2695 048982
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Worth the visit

The museum and the mausoleum are very worth the visit . They bring out very nostalgic vibes. The... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Maria C
via mobile
Historical Search

Most of exhibits are excellent and saved from the last major earthquake in 1953 which is a miracle... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
foodlover940
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Oldham, United Kingdom
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“poetry” (2 reviews)
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St Marks Square, Zakynthos Town 291 00, Greece
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+30 2695 048982
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

The museum and the mausoleum are very worth the visit . They bring out very nostalgic vibes. The entrance fee is cheap. You will see some magnificent pieces of paintings, writing , personal items, furniture and clothing .

Thank Maria C
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Most of exhibits are excellent and saved from the last major earthquake in 1953 which is a miracle in itself

Thank foodlover940
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This is a nice small museum. As you get in you find a lovely scale model of the town. The rest of the museum is just a lot of religious paints, some of them with the explanation plaques too low to read. There is also...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

The museum screens all the poetic culture of Zakynthos, bravo to the people that manage it and run it!

Thank sylviavander345
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

This museum is just so wrong on many levels. 4 Euros each entry fee. Not so much to see. Ok, what little they have got is interesting, but there is not enough variety to grip you. Big repetition of saint and religious paintings, which were...More

2  Thank Si0bhanHughes
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

It's a museum with most of the explanations written in Greek Language and only a few have also English translations. It was almost impossible to understand something. For sure it doesn't worth 4 euro for the entrance!

2  Thank Nameless80
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

It is a small museum with great value for Greeks,because inside it the visitor can see the tomb of Dionisios Solomos,(the poet that wrote the National Anthem). The visitor can also see the tomb of another great poet,Calvos,pieces of paper with the handwriting of significant...More

1  Thank M C
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

the museum of D Solomos travels you back to the historical fights of greek people for their freedom. t

Thank Zante F
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

It's a small building in St.Mark's square. The most important thing for me ,as I am Greek, is that there is the mausoleum of Dionysios Solomos(the national poet of Greece , he wrote the national anthem of Greece) and Andreas Kalvos,another important poet of Zakynthos.The...More

Thank ELENA K
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

This is great museum to visit it is great value to see there is so much in there you are sure to miss a lot of things in a small place a must see

Thank Natalia W
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