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Really good museum.Wheelchair accessible.

The museum is brand new. It is actually a journey to all the history of the production of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Must see in Chios

This is a beautiful museum set right into the mountains with beautiful views. Learn about the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum is brand new. It is actually a journey to all the history of the production of the unique mastic of Chios island. It describes all the phases of the production, historic events, products, peoples, villages etc. It is really well organized and very...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful museum set right into the mountains with beautiful views. Learn about the history of Chios and the influence of masticha along with the process of growing, caring and collecting it.

Thank fairytale2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chios Mastic Museum is located on a hill near Emporios . It is completely harmonized with the environment, according to its architecture. The experience of the place is unique as it works more than a museum. The visitor has the chance to be educated for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is a trip worth making. A few hours is all you need to explore the museum and see all it has to offer. The displays are informative, well organized and held even my 7 year old's attention. Do not miss walking among the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum belongs to the Piraeus bank , with branches in different parts of Greece. The specific museum is one of the best and you can learn everything about the mastiha. You will need at least an hour in order to get a good idea....More

Thank Ninion
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location with great overview of the mastic cultivating area. Modern museum with nice setup and very informative. Items in shop are overpriced, as usual in such locations.

Thank George K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Closed on Tuesday. What an amazing museum! GREAT LOCATION!!! It was also touching to hear the haunting song. I felt the energy of the ladies helping each other clean and sort their masticha. Lovely place. It would be nice if all the visitors were offered...More

Thank Eleni H
Reviewed 9 August 2018

If you want to add an extra unique aroma, flavor to some of your home made sweets or drinks do try mastic. In this museum the guest has the opportunity to see the story of mastic, how it is collected and produced. Afterwards you can...More

Thank Konstantia N
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The museum building and the set up is excellent. A short visit is enough. They have nice films about masthica. You can see the whole process.

Thank Defne E
Reviewed 6 August 2018

It gives you the opportunity to discover the history of a unique product and the history of the island. The construction of the building doesn't destruct the environment. Visitors can walk through the mastic trees and see the equipment being used for the production of...More

Thank lovelylitsa2013
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Response from erijon | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! As far as I know, every purchase out of the Growers Association is not legal. So, for personal use you can buy from many super markets, souvenir shops etc. Otherwise, for bigger amounts you go to : The Chios... More
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