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Nicopolis Museum

5th Km National Road Preveza-Ioannina, Preveza 481 00, Greece
+30 2682 089892
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An intresting and informative museum.

A very informative museum small but well laid out. The exhibits are well described in both Greek... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
C S
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Very interesting!

Well displayed exhibition and the video was very interesting! Easy access and presice explanations... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Karinaki
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Nicopolis is an ancient city that was built on 31 B.C by Octavios after the batle of Aktio. If you translate it from Greek to English Nicopolis, means the city of victory. It is placed just outside the town of Preveza. It is great for someone that is interested in ancient history to visit that place. Also the museum that they recently built near the ancient city of Nicopolis is one of the most moderate and intresting musuems in Greece.
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5th Km National Road Preveza-Ioannina, Preveza 481 00, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very informative museum small but well laid out. The exhibits are well described in both Greek and English, Follow your visit with a trip to the ruins about 3kms further north. Check on the website for the opening times as they differ to the...More

Thank C S
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Well displayed exhibition and the video was very interesting! Easy access and presice explanations of the exhibits.

Thank Karinaki
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Extremely interesting roman walls. Nice small museum. A nice basilica church. Very close to Preveza city. Enjoy walking around and do visit August's monument.

1  Thank MariaVlachou
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I would not call it a museum , but ruins of Nicopolis ancient city. You must be ready for a long walk in hot burning sun , if you want to go it through ...

Thank Karshina_Julia
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Greece has difficulties to maintain all the wonderful places. This place is concerned by the situation, low maintenance of the ruins. But anyway, a place to visit.

Thank Depuligny
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The museum holds a wonderful collection from the nearby site of Nicopolis. It is displayed in a way that makes it easy to follow the history of the site and then seen finds from everyday life. When we visited we were the only people, so...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The museum itself is small, but it has a nice collection. If you can get out to the excavation site, that is really neat as well. There is a large collection of mosaics from Nicopolis. The site has basilicas with preserved mosaics and an old...More

1  Thank DalesM921
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Visited as part of the visit to Nicopolis ; small museum, well set out and air conditioning so it's an ideal place to visit when very hot. Shows a good selection of artifacts and gives good historical facts about the area and it's long history

Thank mary b
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Surprisingly good and informative little museum. Well organized and with a good narrative about the ancient city. Small and manageable. 8 euro for the museum and the archeological sites. Museum takes about 30 minutes

Thank Hristijan G
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

It costs 8 euros and there is nothing to see. Lady that sells tickets speaks very poor English. She said that theater is also included and it takes 2-3 minutes to go by car, but we could not find it, no any signs. Sp my...More

Thank Ilze S
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Kaiya M
Is there an admission fee? If there is, how much is it in USD?
27 November 2016|
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Response from sunbird25 | Reviewed this property |
not sure how much in USD- but we paid 2 euros.
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hyker1
I have two questions. First, are there English translations at the Preveza site? Can one easily self-tour at the site and museum? Second: Are there any reasonably priced guide-services available at the site for more in-depth information.
4 January 2015|
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Response from Ben P | Reviewed this property |
The opening times ar rather unpredictable. There dont seem to be any guides either- it's all very low budget in those terms. I went there and discovered it was closed so I jumped over the fence, which the local kids all do... More
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