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Mitos Objects of Art

44 Chalidon, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
+30 2821 088862
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Unique pieces that are locally crafted

We came across this shop purely because of an interesting piece they had in their display window... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
writecritic
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Excellent Place for Hand Made Gifts From Greece

This shop sells only objects that are made in Greece. Nothing from China. No cheap knick-knacks... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
grantham353
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Deerfield Beach, Florida
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Mitos Art has been situated in Old City of Chania (Venetian Harbour) since 1998. Mitos Art represents greek culture and expression and hosts the creations of young and older artists. Figurative objects of incomparable quallity stem from greek tradition and modern art. Sculptures handmade from bronze and aluminum, blown and fused glass, ceramics, copies from greek museums, modern jewellery in gold or silver are assembled in a 500 years old renovated building of simple aesthetic.
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6 days ago
“Unique pieces that are locally crafted”
11 Mar 2018
“Excellent Place for Hand Made Gifts From Greece”
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44 Chalidon, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We came across this shop purely because of an interesting piece they had in their display window. When we entered in, we were delighted at the variety they had; neatly arranged and well curated too. The shop itself is architecturally very beautiful too. The lady...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2018

This shop sells only objects that are made in Greece. Nothing from China. No cheap knick-knacks. Great place if you like to really buy something nice for yourself or for gifts. Lovely shop. The woman helping us was very knowledgeable and helpful. The gifts were...More

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Reviewed November 3, 2017

We loved this beautiful shop with to die for ceramics and jewellery at reasonable prices. We think it is good for artists and the economy to buy products made locally. Our bought ceramics remind us of the most lovely time spent at Dorotheou House in...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2016

A nice shop which sells objects made by local artists: jewellery, ceramics and also some knick knacks. The display cases are very well laid out and the shop is a little gem among the many touristy souvenir shops which abound in the area

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Παυλο β, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Mitos Objects of Art, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2016

Thank you for visiting our shop and for sharing your kind words! Best Regards, Mitos Team

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Reviewed June 26, 2016

I don't have a lot to add other than to echo the sentiments of earlier reviewers. A unique artistic haven, poles apart from the local souvenir shops. Full of beautifully handcrafted pieces of art, all made by Greek artists and Greek products. The staff were...More

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Παυλο β, Ιδιοκτήτης at Mitos Objects of Art, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2016

Thank you so much for your preference, visiting Mitos and for all those kind words! Hope to see you again on another visit to Crete! With our best regards, the Mitos team

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Reviewed September 5, 2015

A magnificent collection of original pieces of Greek art, all displayed beautifully in this co-op art store. Duck into this unpretentious doorway and you are suddenly inside a quiet, ancient room filled with magnificent, yet affordable, paintings, jewelry, carvings, pottery and more. The staff are...More

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Παυλο β, Ιδιοκτήτης at Mitos Objects of Art, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2016

Thank you for your kind words and for choosing our store for your gifts! Hope to see you again on another trip to Crete! Best regards, Mitos team

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Reviewed August 1, 2015

Right on the main shopping thoroughfare of Chalidon Street, walk through a small unassuming entryway into a vast, well air-conditioned space. Mitos is laid out like a museum, with glass cases beautifully arranged and spotlit featuring unique sculpture, ceramics and fine jewelry. The work is...More

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Παυλο β, Ιδιοκτήτης at Mitos Objects of Art, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2016

Thank you so much for shopping at Mitos and for your very kind words regarding our shop, our staff and our unique items. We apologise for the late reply... Hope to see you again on another trip to Crete! Best Regards, Mitos Team

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Reviewed July 26, 2015

I visited this shop and it was hard to went away. It has many beautiful products that designed by Greece artists. I have had a hard time to make my choice, but friendly staff can help to find your perfect item. Products are very high...More

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Παυλο β, Ιδιοκτήτης at Mitos Objects of Art, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2016

We apologise for the late response. Thank you so much for your kind words and hope to see you again in another trip to Crete! Best regards, Mitos team

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Reviewed May 26, 2015

I visited this store twice during my stay in CHania, Crete. It's a wonderful collection of items that are made by Greek artists. The items are of high quality; they include a lot of jewelry, but also include small sculptures, and interesting decorative items. I...More

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Παυλο β, Ιδιοκτήτης at Mitos Objects of Art, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2016

We apologise for the delayed answer! Thank you so much for your positive feedback and for choosing Mitos objects of art for your shopping! We hope to see you again on another trip to Crete. Best regards, Mitos team

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