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Leros War Museum

Lakki, 854 00, Greece
+30 2247 028199
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War, up close and personal

There are two War Museums on the island this is the one on the south end of the island near... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
swatts415
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San Francisco, California
Great museum - so much history here!

So many interesting war items assembled in these tunnels - all very well displayed and labeled... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margaret H
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Houston, Texas
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  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“short film” (9 reviews)
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Lakki, 854 00, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are two War Museums on the island this is the one on the south end of the island near Lakki. I give this 4 stars because if you like seeing war memorabilia this has some real Island artifacts in their natural state, as found...More

Thank swatts415
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So many interesting war items assembled in these tunnels - all very well displayed and labeled. Video that was provided was very informative. Really enjoyed this museum.

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Interesting but I wouldn't go back. Lots of things but not of interest to me but as I was with a tour I did visit

Thank walnutwonder
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The museum consisted of World War II artifacts arranged along the walls of these restored tunnels. Very interesting walking through, but the museum provided no context or description of why the battle of Leros was fought, why the British and Italians were fighting the Germans,...More

Thank cymopterus
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Well worth a visit. We learnt about the significance of the battles that took place in Leros in 1943 - a part of Ww2 history we knew nothing about. It is sensitively presented but brings it to life at the same time. The visit gives...More

Thank winsoc1953
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Excellent experience, wonderful guide, full of rich history of the island from WWII battle and occupation. Very interesting exhibits, strongly recommend.

Thank panathapandou
Reviewed 6 September 2017

It is a restored tunnel with an amazing collection of things from war. At the end of the tunnel you can watch a film of the battle of Leros.

Thank kon_bous
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Leros has a lot of history - not least from the 2nd World War - when you visit all of the museum is underground in the tunnels used during the war. There is a short film showing the Battle of Leros and how they fought...More

Thank Guy R
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This museum is worth a visiting as it is well maintained and has very interesting war artefacts. Eleni (Melbourne,Australia)

Thank HelenKolivas
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

The museum is a few minutes away from Lakki by car. It is very very small and the exhibition is not really professionally organized. However it is nice, and helps one to get a good sense of the devastating impact of the WWII on the...More

Thank cerenelit
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