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Folklore Museum of Chania

46B Halidon, Chania Town, Crete 731 34, Greece
6985085725
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  • Average24%
  • Poor5%
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46B Halidon, Chania Town, Crete 731 34, Greece
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

interesting collection of antiques and textiles, a rabbit warren of rooms to browse. take your time, there is a lot to see

Thank treemillie
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I popped in for a visit while my husband took a nap after lunch. It was a sweet Museum and worth a short visit but my husband wouldn't have been interested at all. The woman in charge however is Very Talented and her needlepoint artwork...More

Thank satellitesue1
Reviewed 22 May 2016

The Museum is actually a private eclectic collection showing living conditions and artefacts from years gone. The rooms are tiny but the exhibits are interesting at the same time. Besides the folklore and traditional exhibits, there is a collection of tools, traditional home handicraft, and...More

1  Thank greekcypriot2009
Reviewed 22 May 2016

It is a private eclectic collection showing living conditions and artefacts from years gone. The rooms are tiny and a bit dark but interesting at the same time. Besides the folklore and traditional exhibits, there is a collection of tools, traditional home handicraft, and rural...More

1  Thank greekcypriot2009
Reviewed 7 May 2016

I adored the white hand made artifacts that are displayed all over the rooms. A real traditional Cretan house

Thank Despina S
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

I agree with a previous reviewer that this Museum is a bit sad because many of the traditional activities are dying. Having said that the €2 entry fee helps support the museum and allow some of the old crafts to survive. Yes the exhibits could...More

Thank lady5000
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Specialized exhibits and focus gives an idea of peasant life. Children on tour in this small place brought it alive.

Thank Anise2014
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Located across the street from St. Mary's Cathedral on the main street. You must pass through arch to the Catholic church across the street. You then see a staircase on the left leading up to the museum entrance. I loved this museum and it was...More

Thank KathyNH
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Interesting but a bit sad. More effort with the displays (and less focus on sewing machine embroidery) would lead to a more interesting and informative facility.

Thank William O
Reviewed 5 March 2016

very good. this is a must if you visit chania. nice and intresting. we already visited this museum 2 times...........

Thank gavalo
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