Museums

The History of Santorini uncovered ...

The island has a number of museums where through their exhibits are covering all aspects and phases of islands history.

We start from the Museum of Prehistoric Thera in Fira, where are the findings of the archaeological site of Akrotiri.

We continue in the Archaeological Museum of Fira, which houses the finds from Ancient Thira and from the Roman period on the island.

In Fira also operate private museums with interesting collections, such as the Belloneio Foundation, Megaron Gkyzi, the Santozeum and the Folklore Museum of M. Lignos in Kontochori.

In Oia are the Maritime Museum and the Museum of Ancient, Byzantine and Post-Byzantine Music Instruments, in Perissa we are finding the Museum of Minerals and Fossils.

The Castle of Akrotiri is dedicated to traditional instruments like the bagpipe.

At Pyrgos village is the traditional village of Chrysou and finally on the road to Kamari is the only Museum dedicated to Wine at the Koutsogiannopoulos Winery.

For any information and for organizing a visit to the places of interest of the island, the people at Clicksantorini will help you and will organize all the necessary details.