Folklore Museum of Glossa

In Glossa Village there is the the Museum of Cultural Heritage Library Perseus of the Hellenic Foundation.

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Skopelos island, apart from its undeniable natural beauties, is also famous for its cultural tradition. It is not by chance that there are several museums on the island that remind the youth of the island’s history and revive the oldest memories of the past.

One of the most famous museums on the island is the Folklore Museum in Glossa, which is located above the church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary.

This museum began its operation in 2002 and is distinguished by the richness of the handicrafts and traditional costumes.

In fact, it is an old two-storey traditional house. That building became a museum. By visiting it,  guests can experience the decorations and the traditional architecture of Skopelos.

Inside, one can admire traditional costumes and furnishings. Actually, he can see how the traditional houses of the village were in the past. Visitors can also admire the household items. Generally one can explore the history and cultural heritage of the village of Glossa.

The Folklore Museum of Glossa operates in the morning and afternoon during the summer period.  Guests should contact by phone before visiting at 24240 23494.

Moreover,  in Glossa, you will find the Museum of Heritage Library of Perseus of the Hellenic Foundation.

Glossa 370 03 GR
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