Archaeological Museum of Polygyros

Archaeological Museum of Polygyros

The Archaeological Museum of Polygyros is the most important archaeological Museum in Halkidiki
located in "Heroon" square in the city centre.

The Museum hosts an ide collection of archaeological findings from the entire prefecture of Halkidiki. Findings cover the period from the Bronze Age to the Roman period and come from Ancient Stagira,  Ancient Toroni, Pirgadikia, Afitos, Polygyros, Ierissos, Stratoni and the ancient city of Olynthos

Exhibits include clay figurines and coins from Olynthos, vases from Toroni, parts of the roof of the temple of Zeus Ammon from Kallithea, reliquary chests, fisherman's equipment, lamps, jewels and amphorae from Akanthos, now the town of Ierissos, and funerary steles and the statue of a woman from the 1st century BC, from the sanctuary of a deified hero, from Stratoni.

Worth it to see:

The new exhibition will be introduced in 2022 and will include the majority of the items from the old exhibition and also new finds from recent excavations, which will organize and complete the presentation of specific thematic unities, promoting the special features of the cultural physiognomy of Halkidiki.

Visiting hours:


Opening days: Monday - Sunday (closed on Tuesday)*
Opening hours: 08.30am - 15.00pm

Tel.:: +30 23710 22148, +30 23710 21330

*Before visiting, prior confirmation is required due to COVID restrictions.


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