The Municipal Museum of the Kalavryta Holocaust, Kalavrita

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  • The Municipal Museum of the Kalavrita Holocaust is small but the documentary is priceless... You witness the personal things, clothing of the victims and it is like they speak to you.. Truly ,very...  more »
  • A piece of sad history lies in this museum. When you first enter the museum you can't imagine the knot in your throat before you see the last room.  more »
  • This is arguably the first place you should visit when you arrive in Kalavryta. The first few rooms of the museum document the history of Kalavryta before WWII and daily life in the village. Then...  more »
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  • Off the beaten path. Learned much. Deeply moving.
  • The museum documents the crimes of the German Wehrmacht in Kalavryta vividly and on the basis of well-founded archival sources. The concentration on the individual victims creates a very emotional approach to history. The brutality and cynicism of the German soldiers is incomprehensible.
  • This is a place where not many tourists intend to go while in Greece since it os off the coast. However, you can learn some local history about the Second World War and German occupation of Greece.
  • This is something that really opend my mind. How horrible things have happened here.
  • Had the chance to see a truly memorable and emotional piece of history.

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