- Open: Winter(November to March): Tuesday-Sunday 08.00-15.00 Closed on Mondays Summer(April to October): Tuesday-Sunday 08.00-15.00 Closed on Mondays Tickets: Full: € 2, Reduced: € 1 The new permanent exhibition of the Archaeological Museum of Chios entitled "Chios' t Inopion underwater city" was inaugurated in October 1999 and includes the most representative samples of art and everyday life on the island from the Final Neolithic period until the late Roman period. The exhibits come from excavations of the Ephorate in private lands and in public works, the systematic excavations of the British School of Archaeology at Emporio, in Fana, the Holy Galas in Dotia and Kofina from the excavations of the Archaeological Society in Rizari and in Fana, from contemplation of the extraordinary curator Stephen and private traditions.
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- Open: Winter: Tuesday-Sunday: 8.30-15.30 Monday: Closed Summer: Tuesday-Sunday: 8.00-15.00 Monday: Closed Tickets: Full: €2, Reduced: €1 Special ticket package: Full: €2, Reduced: €1 In the courtyard one can see architectural ( mostly ) sculptures of Early Christian, Byzantine, Genoese, Islamic and post-Byzantine ( : popular art ) periods; also Jewish tombstones and five 17th century canons. In the vestibule, murals by Chomatzas ( dated 1734 ), detached from the Panaghia Krena church; also, Early Christian, Byzantine, Genoese and popular art sculptures. In the main hall, which is not yet accessible to the public, due to restoration, there are Byzantine and post Byzantine murals, Early Christian, Byzantine, Genoese and popular art sculptures and inscriptions, Post-Byzantine icons, Post-Byzantine and popular art ceramics, fabrics and wood-carvings. The most important items of the present exhibition are: - A mural by Michael Chomatzas ( dated 1734 ) depicting three sleeping girls (a scene from the miracles of St. Nicholas). Comes from the church of Panaghia Krena. - Two marble door lintels depicting St. George killing the dragon, in high relief.Genoese work of the Renaissance period.
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- Open: Monday: closed Tuesday-Sunday: 08.00-13.00 Tickets: Full: € 2, Reduced: € 1 The museum is installed in the upper floor of the building, which consists of two continuous rooms for the exhibition and one small room for the guards. At the ground floor there is a small oratory and a store room. W.C. facilities have been arranged at the back of the museum. Because of the pillage that the Monastery suffered by the Turks during the massacres of Chios at 1822, the items exhibited are not numerous and date mostly after that time. Among them, post-Byzantine icons, ecclesiastical silverworks, ecclesiastical and popular embroideries and woven textiles are included.
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