Skorpios Folklore Museum in Paros, Cyclades: The Skorpios Folklore Museum in Aliki houses a collection of miniature models of sailing boats, fishing boats and ships.
These were crafted by the artist Benetos Skiadas. The museum has also on display models of other things, including a Parian house, a blacksmith's workshop, a traditional coffee house, a windmill, traditional weaving equipment, and others.
How to get there
The Skorpios Folklore Museum is located in the village of Aliki.
Private transfers: We recommend using an online pre-booked transfer service, which provides transfer by taxi, minibus or private VIP car and arranging a pickup directly from the port, airport or your hotel. Alternatively, there’s the option of arranging a pickup by a local driver directly at the following numbers: 0030 694 4540 556, 0030 694 4668 331, 0030 699 9450 800 or book your taxi online.
Car rental: Τhere’s the option of renting a car with as little as 14 euros per day and pick it up directly from the airport, port or your hotel. Using a car rental allows visitors to discover the Skorpios Folklore Museum and many other places of interest at their own pace.
Public transfers: The central bus station of the island is located at the main port of Paros (Parikia). There are several buses from Parikia to Aliki during the day. Consider that time schedules might change according to the season. Check the official timetables here. Tip: Since buses don’t always stop in every scheduled stop of their itinerary, our advice to visitors is to inform the driver about their final destination, so that he makes a stop there.