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Archaeological Museum of Marathon

Vranas, Marathon 190 07, Greece
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Worth a visit

Very nice newer looking museum with artifacts from nearby battlefields. Tells the story of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CTgirl66
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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Worth a visit

This is so worth a visit...the museum is very modern inside and outside and you walk inside and to... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
Joan M
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Dublin, Ireland
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Vranas, Marathon 190 07, Greece

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice newer looking museum with artifacts from nearby battlefields. Tells the story of the battle and shows the remains of the trophy that was erected. Also included is an excavation site that you can walk over.

Thank CTgirl66
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This is so worth a visit...the museum is very modern inside and outside and you walk inside and to see the antiquities of Greece so simply and perfectly displayed is breathing... the old and new really works ... a coffee on the terrace with amazing...More

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The museum is really compact but really packed with beautifully presented local artefacts with clear explanations. It showcases so well the local history and wealth of culture which Marathon has to offer. Some artefacts were excavated during the oreparations for the olympic rowing centre nearby.

Thank lwlunches
Reviewed 31 October 2016

It does not have a large collection, but this small museum is interesting as it displays the objects found in the Marathon area, as well as indicates the other main sites to visit. Among others, the Trophy column if Marathon and the beautiful statues form...More

Thank daunia
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Good day out from Athens which includes entry to other sites tombs are also included a very interesting

Thank David L
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

It is a very nice visit but to get there you need a car. Their archeological findings have grown tge past two years.

Thank Klaudia T
Reviewed 4 June 2016

It's only a small museum, but it's worth the short drive off the main highway - just make sure you follow the road around to the left when it forks, rather than the right fork up the hill, otherwise you'll end up in a military...More

2  Thank somebodyUK
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Firstly Trip Advisor has got its maps wrong again.I have marked the position on a map.You have maybe 4 rooms with the usual pottery,jewellery,body casts etc.Before you leave make sure you ask to see the ancient tombs as they are y outside and locked.You get...More

1  Thank Steven R
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Although this area is veOne of the most important muesums in the areary popular for the Marathon battle and more. There are a just a few museums in the east Attica to visit. This is one of the most important. Make sure it is open...More

1  Thank Johnmir13
Reviewed 24 January 2016

A great smaller museum packed with local archaeological treasures and history! Ancient Egyptian as well as Greek artifacts, ancient tombs, a wonderful walk through the different exhibits on the grounds.

1  Thank LauraEns
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