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Museum of Greek Folk Musical Instruments, Athens

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4.5/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web
The Museum of Popular Music Instruments, is a museum and Research Centre for Ethnomusicology in the Lassanis Mansion, Plaka, Athens, Greece. It displays about 600 Greek musical instruments from the last 300 years and has as many more in store.CollectionThe collection includes: Lyres Flogheras Defia Gaides Koudounia Laghouta Bouzoukia Souravlia Zournades Lalitsas Toubelekia Cretan lyras
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  • If you are interested in authentic folk music , this little museum is great. The instruments are well organised , the explanations in Greek and English , giving good historical notes about their intro...  read more »
  • This museum is free. The exhibits are well arranged with helpful audio support. The exhibition offers a wondeul tour through the evolution of Greek mainland and island musical instruments. The overall...  read more »
  • I always take time to go there whenever I'm in Athens. The exhibits are arranged by instrument families and groups, with full explanations and in many cases historical photos. On a couple of occasions...  read more »
  • Cute little museum with instruments and melodies from all over Greece. Free admission.
  • Wrong place ıt isnt there. It is next to the tavern platanos
  • Very beautiful place.
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