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Museum of Prehistoric Thira
Top 14 in Can't Miss Attractions

4.5/5
46 Reviews
Museum
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-2 hours
Address: Fira, Santorini
Phone: +30-22860-23217

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Geraldine ferraro prehistoric museum near the bus stop, the collection here are excavated from gram rorty, the most famous is the 17th century golden goat statue.

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  • mélanie s
    mélanie s
    Montpellier, France
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    Very good

    Nice museum with explanations in greek and english / lot of ancient potteries , jugs, jars and wall colourish paintings very impressive / permit to understand better the History of the island

    Reviewed on /Date(1603671517000+0800)/
  • MarcusHurley
    MarcusHurley
    Bristol, United Kingdom
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    Superb museum to set the island's history in context

    The Museum of Prehistoric Thira was very different to the Archeology Museum and had a lot of the finds from the excavations of ancient Thira. There was a timeline route to follow and plenty of descri...

    Reviewed on /Date(1602104953000+0800)/
  • linascorza
    linascorza
    Washington DC, District of Columbia
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    Great museum. A must for anyone interested in Minoan history and art

    Great museum. A must for anyone interested in Minoan history and art. Highlights from the collection include the frescoes from the ancient city of Akrotiri, the gold ibis statuette, and fossils of olo...

    Reviewed on /Date(1601771868000+0800)/
  • apars0n
    apars0n
    Eccles, Salford, Greater Manchester, England
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    Small but perfectly formed

    Interesting museum near the Fira bus station. 6 euros, open 8.30-15.30 (and it IS open now (Sept 2020). Worth visiting for the wall paintings alone, although many other interesting discoveries from ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1600135519000+0800)/
  • Roxxy G
    Roxxy G
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    so much history on this beautiful island

    One of the better museums, really enjoyed our time there. Lots of interesting artifacts. Easy to get to and worthwhile.

    Reviewed on /Date(1599257018000+0800)/

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