Here is our section with things to see and do in Town Mykonos. Discover 13 interesting sightseeing in Town, with detailed description, exact location on Google map, photos and reviews from visitors. You can also view more sightseeing in other locations of Mykonos.
The chapel of Panagia Paraportiani is the most photographed church of the island. Located in Chora, this white, assymetrical church dates from the 15th century.
Located in Chora, the Catholic Church of Panagia Rodario works for the needs of the local catholics and tourists. Although it was destroyed in a fire in 1991, it was repaired a few years later.
The agricultural museum of Mykonos is housed in an old windmill, on a hill overlooking the capital town. The museum has a large collection of traditional agricultural tools.
The archaeological museum of Mykonos includes findings from excavations on the island and the surrounding small islets, such as small statues, ceramic vases and jewerly.
The archaeological museum of Delos hosts findings from excavations on this sacred island, such as the famous lion statues, marble busts and golden jewerly.
Located in the quarter of Kastro in Chora, the Folklore Museum of Mykonos was founded on 1958. It is housed in the 18th century house of a sea captain and displays a rich collection folklore items.
This museum is a branch of the folklore museum of Mykonos. Full of old funishings, it is housed in the former residence of Lena Skrivanou, in Mykonos town.
The maritime museum of Mykonos is housed in a 19th century mansion in Chora and exhibits old nautical instruments, tools and maps. In fact, Mykonos is an island with rich nautical history and helped with many ships during the Greek Revolution.
Peter the pelican has become the mascot of Mykonos island over the years. A few decades ago, a fisherman took care of a wounded pelican but surprisingly he didn't leave when he was cured, but made Mykonos his home. Although the first pelican of Mykonos has passed away, three pelicans run today the paved paths of Chora.
Little Venice is the most picturesque quarter of Chora, the capital of Mykonos island. With colourful houses that are contructed right by the sea, Little Venice is a popular spot with vivid nightlife and lovely cafeterias.
The hill with the traditional windmills above Chora provides the best view of the village and the picturesque port. These windmills have been restored and have become the trademark of the island over the years.
Delos is a tiny island that can be reached by boat from the port of Mykonos Town. Delos was a sacred island for the ancient Greeks as, according the mythology, god Apollo had been born there. Remains of an ancient sanctuary and a theatre have been found on the island, which is a great open site today.
The Municipal Library of Mykonos is housed in a magnificent old mansion that belonged to the Mavrogenis family. Dated to 1735, this beautiful building has seen its own share of history.
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