Top List of Museums in Chania

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Chania that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Chania to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Chania page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Chania Archaeological Museum

    #1 of 5 Museums in Chania
    Chania Archaeological Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Educational Site, Architecture

    Address: 30 Halidon, Chania, Greece

    Timings: 09:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    This Venetian Church of St. Francis, which was reportedly once the largest church in Chania, was once also taken over by the Turkish and converted into a mosque. The Archaeological Museum was establis...Read more

  2. Firkas Fortress And Maritime Museum Of Crete

    #2 of 5 Museums in Chania
    Firkas Fortress And Maritime Museum Of Crete

    Tags: Museum, Military Museum, Historical Site, War Memorial

    Address: Maritime Museum of Crete, Akti Koundourioti, Chania

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The building was used as a barracks to house the Turkish army,to protect Chania from raiders from the sea. This was also the place where Crete’s union with Greece was celebrated. Check out the f...Read more

  3. Folklore Museum Of Chania

    #3 of 5 Museums in Chania
    Folklore Museum Of Chania

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Natural History Museum

    Address: Halidon 46B, Chania Town, Crete 73134,Greece

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Curated by Aspasia Bikaki and Irini Koumandraki the Museum is housed within the Firka Fortress, just like the Maritime Museum. It’s an improperly named, because it has little to do with storytel...Read more

  4. Nautical Museum Of Crete

    #4 of 5 Museums in Chania
    Nautical Museum Of Crete

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Akti Kountourioti, Chania 731 31, Greece

    Timings: 08:30 am - 03:00 pm Details

    This fascinating museum was opened in 1973. It is spread on two different sites in the same city. The main building displays the recent nautical history, as well as from the last century and Second Wo...Read more

  5. Museum Of Typography

    #5 of 5 Museums in Chania
    Museum Of Typography

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Park of small industries - Building 1303,Chania Town, Crete, Greece

    Timings: 10:00 am - 02:30 pm Details

    Yannis Garedakis, founder of the paper Haniotika Nea, was enraptured n his youth by the solemnity of typographers manually setting type. Year later, that led to him beginning a collection of printing ...Read more

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