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Archaeological Museum of Nauplion

Syntagma Square Nafpliou - Epidavrou, Nafplio 211 00, Greece
0752 27502
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Excellent museum

This is not a very large museum but definitely worth a visit. Good explanations, but would be even... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Voyageurs58
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Houston, Texas
Great history of the region

Great little museum especially if you will be touring Mycenae and Epidaurus or other regional... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
julie c
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Syntagma Square Nafpliou - Epidavrou, Nafplio 211 00, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is not a very large museum but definitely worth a visit. Good explanations, but would be even better with a guide.

Thank Voyageurs58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little museum especially if you will be touring Mycenae and Epidaurus or other regional areas. There is a great video that tells about the ages and history that occurred at these times, there are artifacts from all three ages. Then doing our tour the...More

Thank julie c
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Fairly compact museum with well displayed finds from prehistoric through to classical antiquity. Some really important items such as the unique Mycenian armour.

Thank Hmm001
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I very much enjoyed my visit to this museum. The exhibition offers some of the finest exhibits so visitors can learn more about the history of the area. Besides, going to this museum can be a kind of 'warm-up' before you set out for Mycenae...More

Thank Baya A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

It was worth seeing and some of the findings were quite recent. It is quite small but the detail was very good nothing like you would see now

Thank rachtrex
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Fascinating exhibits from the local area dating from Neolithic times. Two unique exhibits you will not see elsewhere: large terracotta wine cooler; Mycenaean suit of armour with boars' tusks helmet. Stairway lift for those with mobility problems. Entrance fee €3 for EU seniors over 65.

Thank Gaijin-tanuki
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This museum in Naplion is host to an armed headress and body armor of an ancient figure. It is one of the finest discoveries in the world of ancient armor. Besides this showpiece, the museum has a history of the ancient age, the doric, mycenean...More

Thank Pfitzgerald1946
Reviewed 15 June 2017

A small but interesting museum in the old Venetian arsenal. Be sure not to miss the nearly complete suit of Mycenaean bronze armor.

Thank wilm840
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This is an interesting visit. The history on display here is amazing and it is worth the time to visit. It doesn't take long, or, if desired, you could spend a couple of hours.

Thank NavigatorAnt
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

This museum is housed in a historic building on one of the main squares in the old city. It is fairly small but contains all kinds of wonderful artifacts, ranging from the Paleolithic to the Roman period. The most notable piece is the Dendra Panoply...More

Thank Julie H
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Mary C
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This museum is in a 300 years old building from the Venice conquest in Greece at the 1st and 2nd floor. There are 2 storeys - floors steps, around 30 with a bit high height - these were for soldiers. But there is a mecanical... More
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