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Archaeological Museum of Patras

Open today: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Great musuem

What a gem. One of the nicest museums. Everything is laid out beautifully. The artifacts from the... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2018
Whitby, Canada
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Great museum

Great to go here after the park with the tombs to see what they were like and the items that were... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
Doha, Qatar
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38-40 Athinon, Patras 264 42, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was expecting a bigger museum with more interactive options (e.g. tablets). This museum is essential for the culture of the city.

Thank Anastasios B
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

What a gem. One of the nicest museums. Everything is laid out beautifully. The artifacts from the area and Mycenaean cemetery are so well preserved. Gives great history of area. 5 star!

Thank yiayiasusan
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Great to go here after the park with the tombs to see what they were like and the items that were contained in the tombs. Amazing mosaics and incredible to see what the Roman houses were like in Patras.

Thank DohaMorrisons
Reviewed May 18, 2018

A new museum in which the story of this region has been told and displayed well. From Statues, Mosaic floors and walls, Funeral items plus jewellery and much more. All displays are in Greek and English plus there are many maps that assist you locate...More

Thank McMillan46
Reviewed October 31, 2017

This is a modern and spectacular museum, with one of the best presentations of ancient finds that we have seen in Greece. However, before you go, a visit to Voundeni is essential, as many of the artefacts from that site are on display here. The...More

Thank Fergs85
Reviewed August 31, 2017

The museum had a lot of exhibits from the mycenean era and the eastern roman era. It is easy to reach and has a lot of parking places. The ticket could be a bit cheaper (it was 6 Euro).

Thank Alexandros R
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Ok- one normally goes to Patra to visit relatives go to Olympia or shop -the shopping is good here. Now we have discovered a really cool museum thanks to some local advice. It was impressive and worth a look if in Patra. The entry price...More

1  Thank Moulo
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

An excellent museum with a great variety if excebitions. Very well organised. Everything definetely worths to be seen

Thank Dionysis T
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

intrestinv place with mozzaiks, old vases, figures and also ceramic lamps with erotic scenes :P its quite small. For students entrance is free. For me after Delphi, Myckens nothing special.

Thank Karolina2424
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

A great museum in the heart of Patras with excellent archeological pieces.... You travel to ancient Greece through large rooms with almost everything you need to know for the history the living and the social life if ancient times. A museum that it grows day...More

1  Thank Konstantinos F
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