Mykonos is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Mykonos one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Mykonos is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Mykonos or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Mykonos. Explore the historical monuments of Mykonos with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Mykonos guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Mykonos page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Mykonos landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Mykonos.
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KALOGERA 20 - 22, Mikonos 846 00, Greece
10:00 am - 11:59 pm
Though this acclaimed contemporary gallery has been active for more than two decades, it’s still a surprise to visitors. Drawing in visitors with exhibitions of works by established international talents, it then serves up a lovely cosmopolitan exhibition of the best artists of Mykonos itself. It covers more than the fine arts of painting and...
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Archaeological Museum of Mykonos, Mikonos 846 00, Greece
08:00 am - 10:00 pm
This small museum contains a repository of artefacts recovered from the excavations on the island of Delos. This includes a collection of vases, various sculptures and figurines, funerary pottery, and other miscellaneous jewellery and weapons. But the most famous exhibit is the Stone of Mykonos, which is an amphora with reliefs depicting scenes fro...
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Matoyianni str., Mykonos-Town 846 00, Greece
12:01 am - 12:00 am
If you find on the internet a brochure of Mykonos Island and it is not advertising the beaches, then it is most likely advertising this shopping and nightlife street. You can spot designer stores and boutiques selling accessories and apparel and Seasoned and experienced craftsmen selling the best of handmade jewellery. Look for the stores that sell...
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Island of Delos, Greece
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Renowned in the ancient world as the birthplace of Apollo, Delos had quite a tumultuous history for its small size. The very first settlements here are thought to date to the third millennium BC, and it was one the main seat of political power in Hellenic times. When the Athenians took over the place, they pushed for its purification, allowing none...
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Ftelia, Mikonos 846 00, Greece
12:01 am - 12:00 am
A large and natural bay formed by hills seems like the perfect way to shelter the beach.. But the north wind blows directly down south, ripping up waves for windsurfers. And that's why this beach is famous. It is almost always windy, with clear waters, stark and rocky landscapes. And since the wind makes this a poor place to sunbathe, this is almos...
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Mykonos Town, Greece
Picturesque historical architecture meets cosmopolitan sophistication in Chora a.k.a Mykonos Town. Pristine white building with red, green and blue shutters; clean and crowded streets; boutiques, bars and restaurants; a thriving nightlife, and all this right in the middle of a beautiful Mediterranean bay… yeah, this place did well for itself...
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos, Greece
12:01 am - 12:00 am
At the centre of Taxi Square is an unassuming looking bust. It is a monument to one of Greece’s greatest heroines, Manto Mavrogenous, who played a major role in the Greek War of Independence. She’s especially famous on the island for protecting it from the Turks. There is not much else to look at in this square. It is surrounded by cafe...