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Situated in the charming village square of Apeiranthos on the island of Naxos, the Folklore Museum is a captivating destination renowned throughout the island. Housed within a traditional building, this museum provides visitors with a glimpse into the rich folk heritage of the village.

The interior of the museum is divided into distinct sections, including a kitchen, a bedroom, and a workshop featuring a weaving loom. Each room showcases a variety of exhibits, including costumes, tools, and everyday objects that were once used by the local residents.

With over 1,200 exhibits, generously donated by the villagers, the Folklore Museum offers a comprehensive collection of artifacts. Of particular interest are the tools used for plowing and sowing, providing insights into the agricultural practices of the region. Visitors can also explore the fascinating process of bread production and admire the intricate weavings created by the skilled women of Apeiranthos.

Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Apeiranthos' folk traditions and gain a deeper appreciation for the cultural heritage of Naxos.

 

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Open hours today: 11:00 - 19:00 Toggle weekly schedule
  • Monday

    11:00 - 15:00

  • Tuesday

    11:00 - 15:00

  • Wednesday

    11:00 - 19:00

  • Thursday

    11:00 - 19:00

  • Friday

    11:00 - 19:00

  • Saturday

    11:00 - 19:00

  • Sunday

    11:00 - 19:00

  • 23/06/2024 20:27 local time

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  • Admission Fee
    3
  • Reduced Fee
    1.5
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A single ticket grants access to four museums in Apeiranthos: the Geological, the Folklore, the Natural Histoy and the Art Museum

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