Santorini: the real museum!

Having visited the Santorini archaeological museum on Friday, I was a little underwhelmed.  I re-read the guide-book and discovered that whilst that museum is full of interesting things, it’s not the most impressive museum in Fira (Santorini’s main town).

So today I went to the one they recommend: the Museum of Prehistoric Thera. Wow, now this is clearly the real museum.

Paintings from Akrotiri star, but also various bits of pottery, nippled jugs, plaster-casts of wooden objects and lots of other things. Here are some pictures…

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