Museums

Lemnos Museum
Lemnos Museum

Archaeological Museum of Lemnos, tel.: 22540 22990

The findings, preserved in this museum, are exceptional and remarkable, all from the excavations that took place in Poliochni, Hephaestia, Imvros and Cabeiro.

Ecclesiastical Museum of Myrina (in the area of Bishop’s Palace)

A museum with ecclesiastical utensils, vestments and exceptional icons.

Other Museum:

  • Episcopate – Byzantine Museum
     
  • Cathedral of the Holy Trinity (with two impressive church towers)
     
  • Ecclesiastical Museum (in Romeikos Seashore), tel.: 22540 22474. Exceptional exhibits and elegant presentation.
     
  • “Karatzadios” library (on the central road of the market)
     
  • Archaeological site of Artemis’s Sanctuary (inside the hotel unit of Porto PALACE, in Avlonas). Various building phases, which date back to archaic till Hellenistic era.
  • Archaeological Museum of Lemnos

    Archaeological Museum of Lemnos

    Archaeological Museum of Lemnos. The findings, preserved in this museum, are exceptional and remarkable, all from the excavations that took place in Poliochni, Hephaestia, Imvros and Cabeiro. The copy of the Stele of Kaminia is eminent and bears a representation of a warrior and Tyrrhenian inscription.
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  • Sponge-fishers of Lemnos

    Sponge-fishers of Lemnos

    Sponge-fishers of Lemnos. People of Lemnos weren’t only people of land. Fishery and processing of natural sponge flourished for many years in the island and even today you may meet one of the last sponge-fishers in the café of some village, who will share with you his experiences.
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  • Folklore Museum

    Folklore Museum

    Folklore Museum of T.D. Portianos. A picturesque village with stone mansions. The visit to its folklore museum, where you have a taste of the area’s civilization, is necessary. Here, you will also loaf about the residence that offered hospitality to Winston Churchill in 1915.
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