Tomato Industrial Museum, Vlychada

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Learn about the history of one of Santorini’s famous products at Tomato Industrial Museum. Take a tour with one of the friendly English-speaking guides, who'll explain the history of the tomato industry on the island and the lives of the local people. In the plant, you'll see the machines used in the industrial process. If you like supporting outreach programs, make sure to support the museum as they provide arts programs to local youths. Work out when and for how long to visit Tomato Industrial Museum and other Vlychada attractions using our handy Vlychada holiday planner .
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  • August 15, 2017
    This was the first time for us that TripAdvisor ratting had nothing to do with what we found at the site. I mean, this is not even a real museum: just 2 rooms with old factory equipment. Not much to s...  more »
  • July 30, 2017
    Small museum, which really worked until 1981. The Museum in is soon visited him, but the most fascinating part is the little movie or we see former workers explain their factory, a great moment of humanity. During the vision I have even received a toast with tomato puree and a small glass of white wine, it was a nice little moment
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  • July 30, 2017
    We saw some indications and then got this building with a tall smokestack and the signs at the entrance we were intrigued. We faced the memory not to be missed for a realtàby a past that wasn't to beaches or sunsets with cheers or boos (in fact, in a couple of evenings some clouds hid the final part of the sunset and from boats and stands several departed whistles and bu, just lacked the bring back the ticket money and were fully booked). We had noticed a discreet presence of tomatoes especially tomatoes offered in various sauces and condiments but we did not think to a membership of a component of an economy. Machinery and photos tell of other times and other stories but a willingness to work and experience that should not die, this is the message from this structure and industrial history of recovery combined with the art painting and sculptures are visible in the other pavilions, we saw a stage performance venue but we weren't close before you can access the various shows
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  • July 14, 2016
    Amazing tour of the factory !! Great staff and fab experience to learn about hardship to make pick tomatoes and make yummy and sweet tomato paste. You will also get to taste the finish product !!
  • May 23, 2017
    Best place ever!!
  • September 25, 2016
    Best day ever!!
  • August 10, 2016
    Nice traditional buildings, beach bathroom, Special Shapes and designs the rocks around the factory and the beach
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