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Absolutely worth going there

Small museum of fossile artefacts, mainly petrified wood. Interesting to see and fun to talk to the... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2016
Mark P
Not too impressive. Just OK.

Well, considering the fact that you have to drive for 45 minutes from Kastoria to see this place... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2015
EstebanBelgrado
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Belgrade, Serbia
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“its worth the visit”
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

Small museum of fossile artefacts, mainly petrified wood. Interesting to see and fun to talk to the "director" of the museum, who is also leading the excavations. Beautiful landscape around. So plan a bit more time to enjoy and explore the area.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Mark P
Reviewed 1 September 2015

in the village of nostimo is the museum where you can see many fossils. and also you can visit the fossilized forest alone .there is no entry fee and it a nice walk on the mountains..beware of course of the bears during the summer and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 11 July 2015

Well, considering the fact that you have to drive for 45 minutes from Kastoria to see this place - we were a bit disappointed. It's fairly small museum with some interesting things to see. But don't go there if you expect something amazing or impressive....More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 10 September 2014

Not very organized, the man there is very special person, the museum although it is something unique, it deserves to go there

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Maria P
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