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Description :
The Folklore Museum of Larissa is a Private Law Legal Entity, receiving regular funding from the Ministry of Culture.

The Museum plans and implements periodic–thematic exhibitions, scientific meetings, conferences and scientific publications (folklore, local history, archaeology, ethnography etc). The scientific personnel of the Museum registers systematically and substantiates the collections of the museum, and also researches and promotes the aspects of the material and immaterial modern civilization of Thessaly. The Museum cooperates with other large Museums from the country, Universities and other cultural Institutions, local Museums and showrooms, cultural associations and the Local Government for the organizing of cultural activities.

The Museum, with its content and its activities, makes known the character of the city of Larissa and the wider region to the European and international community, registering Thessaly in the global map.


The Museum can be found at the Charavgi district of Larissa City, behind the customs station.  It can be reached by car or by bus.

Contact details (Monday until Friday, hours : 9:00 - 14:00):Telephone/fax : 2410 23 94 46 & 2410 287516
The project is financed from European funds 75% and from national funds 25%

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