- Open: 08.00-15.00 Closed on Mondays Tickets: Full: € 2, Reduced: € 1 It includes fine collections of: - Pottery and small finds comming from cemeteries of the Mycenean period (1600 - 1100 B.C.), - The finds from the Mycenean Palace of Nestor at Englianos.
Category: MUSEUMSImages Chora, Municipality of Pylos-Nestor - Messinia2763031358
- Open: Winter: Monday 13.30-20.00 Daily,Sundays: 08.00-20.00 Summer: Monday 13.30-20.00 Daily,Sundays: 08.00-20.00 Tickets: Full: €3, Reduced: €2 Special ticket package: Full: €3, Reduced: €2 Arcaeological site and Ancient Messne's Arcaeological Museum and Kalamata's Castle 8 € for full fare ticket -4€ reduced ticket. Validity for one (1) week Thematic units: In order to provide a complete historical overview of both the political and cultural entity of certain areas of Messenia in antiquity, ten thematic units are identified by signposts. In these units, history is interpreted according to the area in which each event took place.These units are the following: "The House of Villehardouins and Messenia" "Mani and the Despotate of Morea" "Thouria, a City Inhabited by Perioikoi" "The 'Outer Mani at the Border of Messenia-Laconia" "St. Nikon Metanoeite (the Repenter) and Messenia" "The Capital of the Independent State of Messene at the Foot of Mt. Ithome" "Pylia Under Venetian Rule (1206-1500)" "A Mycenaean Center in the Gulf of Messenia "The 'Kingdom' of the Palace of Nestor" "The Mycenaeans of Triphylia"
Category: MUSEUMSImages Send e-mailMpenaki & Agiou Ioannou Str., Kalamata - Messinia2721083485
- Open: 08:30-15:00 Tickets: Admission free / open space - park Among the exhibits of the Museum are included the station and its area, with a small double-storeyed building for the station-master, four platforms and an entrance pavilion with fixed benches for waiting passengers. There are also a water-tower with a cylindrical stone base, three fountains for steam engines, and control wheel, a metal pedestrian bridge of 28m in length running along the axis of the station-master's office, as well as other details connected with the organization of a railway (switch levers, lanterns, stands, stoppers).
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- Open: Daily 9.00-16.00 Monday closed Tickets: Full: €4, Reduced: €2 Special ticket package: Full: €5, Reduced: €3 Archaeological site and Ancient Messene's Museum, Archaeological Museum of Messene and Kalamata's castle 8€ entire ticket -4€ reduce ticket. Validity for one (1) week The Museum of Ancient Messene is situated on the western outskirts of the village Mavromati, just 12 kilometers east of Kalamata. This is a small two-storey building with three exhibition halls and gallery, which also includes specific conservation areas. The building was built on land donated to the Archaeological Society Forum by D. Latzounis, a local resident. The report presents the findings of excavations made in Ancient Messene, from 1895 until today. Sculptures, inscriptions, decorated ceramics and coins create a complete picture of life in Ancient Messene. Some architectural and inscribed pedestals are being kept in the atrium and in the museum sheds. The museum follows the course of the excavations through time and gives visitors the opportunity to discover both the long history of the region and the important role held by the Ancient Messene in ancient world.
Category: MUSEUMSImages Send e-mailAncient Messene, Mavromati - Messinia2724051201