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Worthwhile visiting but, frankly, Bouboulina’s Museum steals the show. While in Spetses be sure to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Krasimir K
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Sofia, Bulgaria
ok if you are interested in greek history

Housed in an old mansion. The most interesting item is the greek revolution flag raised in Spetses... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
alkof
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Thessaloniki, Greece
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“Worthwhile”
Oct 11, 2017
“Small & lovely!”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worthwhile visiting but, frankly, Bouboulina’s Museum steals the show. While in Spetses be sure to go to Bouboulina’s Museum first and only then to Spetses Museum - which, by the way, not surprisingly, also partly deals with Bouboulina’s life and deeds.

Thank Krasimir K
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

A beautiful old Greek mansion houses this two Floor museum. It was General Mexis’s house at one time. The upstairs floor has paintings of old ships, maps and figureheads. In further rooms you’ll see household implements and beautiful traditional clothing. The last rooms has portraits...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Unfortunatly the museum is very well hidden and the visitor has to look around and walk through the town to find it .It is not sigh posted ! It is an old impressive historical building which is building wise neglected .It definetly needs renovation and...More

Thank Litsa C
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Housed in an old mansion. The most interesting item is the greek revolution flag raised in Spetses in 1821. Apart from that nothing special. Not a bad visit however.

Thank alkof
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

It's an interesting museum although very small. Even the children enjoyed it (we were a large group with lots of children: toddlers, school kids and teenagers). The downside- no toilets.

Thank Lilajz
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

A most interesting museum installed in the listed mansion of Chatzigiannis Mexis, a powerful notable of Spetses during the Greek War of Independence. Reasonably priced and easy to find!

Thank GeorgieGlossop
Reviewed 5 September 2014

Ok its not easy to find , but its interesting ! First the building it self is quite unusual from an architectural point of view , a mix of a castel , an archontiko and some ottoman features . Inside you can have an idea...More

Thank NatachaBest
Reviewed 25 August 2014

You learn about the history of ths island and you learn about Bouboulina, a person whi created the biggest ship in Europe during these years called AGAMEMNON

Thank Christos1965
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Being my first greek island, this one ticked all the right boxes, lots of history and not so far from Hydra, which is totally different of course!, then around the corner to Poros, which is totally different again , don't miss Epidauros, or Nafplion, or...More

Thank Rog D
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