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Quaint free to enter museum

While in Spili it's worth a dip into this small museum which is really just a few rooms each with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
suetpud2014
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Fun place if open

It said it was open but the doors were closed when we walked up. Luckily the caretaker saw us and... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
JeffreyPedersen
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While in Spili it's worth a dip into this small museum which is really just a few rooms each with some interesting items. A friendly guide will take you around if he's not busy with other people. I think it would be improved by having...More

Thank suetpud2014
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

It said it was open but the doors were closed when we walked up. Luckily the caretaker saw us and took us on a tour which we enjoyed. Consisted mostly of relics from a typical house of 100 years ago. Also had a good collection...More

Thank JeffreyPedersen
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is a very small museum (just a few small rooms) exhibiting old artifacts and objects of everyday life in the area - agricultural tools, a cobbler's workshop, some examples of traditional weaving etc. The person who greeted us and showed us around was very...More

Thank Hed1959
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Every time we are in Spili we visit this little museum, just for the fun of it. The curator is the most enthousiastic you have ever met. And, every time we discover something new. A must visit when in Spili! You won't regret it.

Thank Marleen1974
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Well worth a visit if you are in the area and you want a look behind the tourist set up. A glimpse of what has not long disappeared from village life in terms of occupations. Lots of old tools including weaving, chairmaking, shoemaking and farming....More

Thank Skidmark2
Reviewed 19 April 2017

when it's open, it's a lovely way to spend 15 minutes. A bit more if the host gets out his Honey Raki, as he did for us at 10.15!

Thank hullmick
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The museum is small, but the space is filled with artifacts from the local community. The curator gave us a very personable tour, and has excellent English skills. His knowledge and obvious pride in his community made the tour very enjoyable, as did the shot...More

Thank Loren Martin P
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Spili is a lovely village and we came across this very little museum whilst exploring. The curator is very enthusiastic and will tell you about all the exhibits in detail. The museum is free although a donation is optional, although it was made clear to...More

1  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We visited the lovely village of Spili and found this little museum, a great curator who speaks very good English, he will happily tell you about the pieces with great enthusiasm and was also very generous with the Raki! which always helps the day go...More

1  Thank PAUL S
Reviewed 16 September 2016

place to visit, Spili is such an unspoilt village its well worth a visit. We ate in Spili a lot & took this museum in on one of them trips. very well worth a visit.

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