Museums in Patra

Patra, the third largest town in Greece, has many interesting museums and places to visit. The Archaeological Museum of Patra is dedicated to the ancient findings from the Mycenaean to Roman times which were discovered in the surrounded regions. The permanent exhibition is divided into four thematic sections with items from daily life, jewelry and tombs.

The Folklore Museum of Patra was founded in 1977 as an aim to collect and preserve the local tradition of the town. The collection consists of a completed photo archive, furniture, objects of daily use and a rich library. The museum organizes lectures and other cultural events.

Achaia Clauss is a historical winery in Patra that is strongly connected to the development of this town in the 19th century. Today it attracts hundreds of visitors who enjoy the landscape and the beautiful environment inside the museum.