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Museums and Archaeological Sites in Greece

Experience the rich and glorious history of Greece through its Cultural Heritage. Archaeological Sites, UNESCO's Monuments, Archaeological, Byzantine and Folklore Museums along with Medieval Castles await you in every corner of Greece to discover them. Here you will find all the necessary information you need to visit them.

Prefecture of Xanthi
Folklore Museum of Xanthi
Folklore Museum of Xanthi Greece. Vacations in Greece.

Kougioumtzoglou mansion, which hosts the Folklore Museum of Xanthi, is by itself an exhibit revealing the history of a town which flourished economically in the 20th century. The museum displays artifacts from Xanthi’s peak period, with special reference to the tobacco merchants, the middle class, the agriculture and the cattle-farming sections. There is also a section displaying the professional orientation guide of 1910-11.



Full admission: 2€

General admission for adults


Open Hours:

April 1st - October 31st

Tuesday to Sunday 08:30 - 14:30

Monday: Closed


November 1st – March 31st

Tuesday to Sunday 09:00 - 14:30

Monday: Closed


Phone: (+30) 25410 25421


Get there:

The Folklore Museum is located in the old town of Xanthi.


People with Disabilities:

People with disabilities do not have access to the Museum.



Latest update: 26/11/2015



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