Athanasakeion Archaeological Museum of Volos, Volos

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  • This is a museum associated with ancient tombs and funeral gifts. Has real skeletons, along with the graves and the grave offerings to them!!!!! Worth!!!
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  • the Museum is not very large and easily return without being bored especially with children in the group. However, I found it a bit poor compared with the archaeological wealth of the region. well organized and professional tour proves to be quite interesting.
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  • This is a gem of a museum that most people overlook, And it is pity because it very well layed out. It is rich with articrafts from the Neolithic age to the Roman age. It features the first musical no...  more »
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  • All their artifacts are in perfect, or nearly perfect condition. Not a huge museum but very interesting and very well kept. I was very happy with my visit and would highly recommend it.
  • One of the best museums in Greece. Don't miss it.
  • The paleolithic collection is realy great
  • Excellent small museum with lots of prehistorical items.
  • Showrooms Neolithic Archaeological Museum of Volos objects the grave written columns of funerary reliefs from Demetrias of Hellenistic period flying brightly colored footprints, products of excavations of A.s. Arbanitopoyloy, became the first museum collection that housed the Museum [3]. The columns were the central theme of the artefacts of d. r. Theocharis in 1961, along with findings of Mycenaean sites and artifacts of classical and Hellenistic period. Based in a different context that made the educational role of the Museum collection, g. Hourmouziadis removed glazing of showcases in order to establish a direct relationship between the viewer and the exhibit and simultaneously formed collections findings according to their social value [4]. After configuring the new buildings and the reprise of 2004, the Museum houses archaeological finds from the Prefecture of Magnisia, from the Paleolithic period to the Roman times, while periodic reports are made with new findings excavations or tributes to important persons of Thessaly [5]. The creation of Timeless Museum of Larissa, in 2015, the Hill "Mezourlo, Larissa, came to fill in spaces presentation of archaeological findings of Thessaly, as the Central Archaeological Museum and one of the ten largest country.
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