Chalkidiki Museums

Archaeological Museum of Polygyros

At Heroes Square in Polygyros, the museum includes archaeological exhibitions from all over Halkidiki. including finds from the city and the cemetery of Olynthos, from the archaeological sites of Ierissos, Toroni and Potidea. Of particular interest is an unfinished 6th-century Baroque that was found in the port of ancient Stagira, a 6th-century sarcophagus from the cemetery of ancient Akanthos, a male and female burial statue excavated at Stratoni, and various subversive postponements from Potidea,Pyrgadikia and many other exhibits.

Contact Telephone: 23710 22148

Working hours: 8:00 π.μ. – 3:00 μ.μ.
Daily except Mondays

General entrance: 2€

Children & Elderly: 1€

Archaeological Museum of Olynthos

The museum is located in the village of Olynthos, 5 km from Nea Moudania, in the archaeological site of ancient Olynthos. Excavations meet at the Archaeological Museum of Polygyros. The museum of Olynthos has only audiovisual material, explaining the history of ancient Olynthos and showing the excavation that took place there.

Contact Telephone: 23730 91000

Working hours: After Appointment

General Entrance: 2€

Children & Elderly: 0,5€

Folklore Museum of Polygyros

Ιδρύθηκε με πρωτοβουλία της Εθελοντικής Ένωσης Γυναικών για την Κοινοτική Ανάπτυξη, οι οποίοι διοργανώνουν εκδηλώσεις σχετικές με τη λαϊκή τέχνη. Το μουσείο βρίσκεται στο κέντρο της πόλης, στεγάζεται στην ανακαινισμένη διώροφη κατοικία του δημάρχου. Όλα τα εκθέματα τα έχουν δωρίσει κάτοικοι του Πολύγυρου: παλιά παραδοσιακά έπιπλα, κοστούμια, σκεύη καθημερινής ζωής και γεωργικά εργαλεία.

Contact Telephone: 26510 84260

Petralona Anthropological Museum

The Anthropological Museum is located in Petralona, about 50 km from Thessaloniki. It displays unique exhibits of great anthropological value, including the Archanthoros mausoleum, and the oldest traces of fire on earth have a prominent place.

Contact Telephone: 23730-71671

Folklore Museum of Afytos

This interesting folk art museum is located in the square of the wonderful village of Afitos, in an old renovated building. The collection of the museum consists of works of traditional art, vases, embroidery, ceramics, fabrics and many tools of everyday life.

Contact Telephone: 23740 91239

Folk Art Museum of Arnea

The museum is located in the city of Arnea, 37 km from Polygyros. It is housed in a two-storey 18th-century house. Shows artworks of the popular culture of Arnea and the surrounding area (architectural heritage and traditional folk instruments).

Contact Telephone: 23720 22988/22323

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