Cretan Historical and Folklore Museum

It is located approximately 6 km from the archaeological site of Knossos and 3 km from Archanes. It has five rooms, where all contents of a typical Cretan house of the earlier part of the 20th century are displayed, as well as tools and equipment used in traditional professions, stone and wooden objects, memorabilia from the Battle of Crete, even windmills,in the outdoor area. 

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  • location Archanes, 70100, Archanes, Heraklio
  • museum type Folk, Historical
  • exhibits stone and wooden objects, tools, popular culture
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Visiting hours/info

Daily (except Tuesday) 9:30-14:00. Closed in December & January

Tel.: +30 2810 751853, 731721

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