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Theriade Library and Museum of Modern Art

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Visit with my wife to Theriade and Theofilos museum

An enormous collection of art pieces from very famous painters, including sketches of their works... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gabrielh280
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Plomari, Greece
Badly managed!

It’s a quite nice but unfortunately very badly managed. First of all it’s not easy to find. There... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Altug71
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Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An enormous collection of art pieces from very famous painters, including sketches of their works. A visit to said museum is a must for everybody coming to Lesvos island

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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

It’s a quite nice but unfortunately very badly managed. First of all it’s not easy to find. There is also another museum just before, called Theophilos Museum. They make confusion as there are no signs. Inside it was hot, air conditioning was off. The visual...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2018

its just fantastic you should visit it its unique place and the museum its so good definitely ill go back again

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Reviewed January 20, 2018

Great experience!!! I really wanted to check the renovation of the museum and the exhibition, so congratulations for a job well done!!! One remark: the catalogue belongs to the old exhibition several years ago....

Thank Gabriella Z
Reviewed June 10, 2017

This fine museum, expertly curated, is devoted to the work of Teriade, born in Lebos, died in Paris, who was deeply involved with major French and Spanish artists of the twentieth century.See works by Matisse, Bonnard, Leger, Miro, Picasso and many others. The focus is...More

1  Thank Andy S
Reviewed April 5, 2017

I was really surprised at the exceptional art, Picassos, Chagalls, Miro's among others and several Greek artists. It isnt easy to find, (head up the road to the airport towards Taxiarces) but well worth going. The grounds are lovely, receptionist very friendly. I didn't understand...More

Thank TriciaK2
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Amazing little museum with top European art. If you understand culture do not miss it. It should be in the top five destinations of the island.

1  Thank emmiesix
Reviewed June 14, 2016

Sadly, because of the Greek financial crisis, the Teriades Museum has never been officially re-opened since its total renovation, and is currently officially closed. BUT in a typically Greek way, it is sometimes possible to turn up and gain access ... If you are lucky...More

2  Thank ThamesValleyGeoff
Reviewed April 16, 2016

This is a little gem! Works by Picasso, Matisse, Chagall, Miro, Derriain, all up a little side street. The information is only in Greek and French, but the art does speak for ifself.

Thank Judith M
Reviewed February 29, 2016

very exciting for modern art and book lovers with such a plenty of art works and all kind of books the you have access

Thank john p
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