Fortezza of Rethymno

The imposing Venetian Fortress of Rethymno was built in the 16th century and is situated on a hill called Paleokastro, almost at the heart of the city. It features an astonishing history and mesmerizing panoramic view of the town.

Municipal Garden of Rethymno

The Municipal Garden of Rethymno is a haven of fresh oxygen. Within its lush greenery, you will find a playground, fountains, cafes and an astonishing array of rare flora. Many people go there to train while the site also hosts cultural events.

This landmark garden is situated close to the center of Rethymno, at τhe Square of the four Martyrs.

The Historical and Folklore Museum of Rethymno

The museum is housed in a monumental edifice of the 17th century. The visitor can find intriguing exhibits of folklore and traditional art.

Archaeological Museum

The Archaeological Museum lies in a landmark edifice, in front of the main gate of  Fortezza. It was built by the Turks, to fortify the city. Inside the museum, the visitor can admire the fascinated finds, dating from the Neolithic to the Roman era.

Museum of Contemporary Art of Crete

The museum lies at the heart of the old town, under the Venetian wall and the Archaeological Museum. The Museum of Contemporary Art features a permanent collection of 650 exhibits belonging to contemporary Greek artists. Showcasing artworks from 1950 until today, the museum offers a deep insight into Greece contemporary art.
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