Fodor's Expert Review Spetses Museum

Spetses Town Museum/Gallery Fodor's Choice

A fine and impressive late 18th-century archontiko, owned by the locally renowned Hatziyianni-Mexi family and built in a style that might be termed Turko-Venetian, contains the town's municipal museum. It holds articles from the period of Spetses's greatness during the War of Independence, including the bones of the town's heroine, Bouboulina, and a revolutionary flag. A small collection of ancient artifacts consists mostly of ceramics and coins. Also on display are representative pieces of furniture and household items from the period of the Greek revolution.

Museum/Gallery Fodor's Choice

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Spetses Town, Spetses  18050, Greece

22980-72994

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Rate Includes: €3, Closed Mon

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