the Folklore Collection of Chania
The Folklore Museum of Chania was established on the initiative of Aspasia Bikaki and Irini Koumandraki. The Museum is housed in the fortress of Firka, near the the Maritime Museum.
The Municipal Art Gallery of Chania
The Municipality of Chania is now active within the field of Culture, especially in Fine Arts. Whatever was for decades only a vision for the people of Chania is now alive thanks to the opening of the Municipal Art Gallery.
The awarded Maritime Museum of Chania
The Maritime Museum of Crete was opened in 1973 and has received an award for its work by the Historical and Ethnological Society. It is housed at the entrance of the Venetian fortress of Firka, which stands guard over the opening to Chania Harbor.
The Archaeological Museum of Chania
One of the many beautiful medieval monuments of the city of Chania, the imposing church of the monastery of the monks of Frangiskan (16th century), houses the Archaeological Museum of Chania.
The Historical and Folklore Museum of Therisos
The museum was set up in 1985 and is housed in the building which was used as military headquarters by Eleftherios Venizelos and his co-fighters during the Therisos revolution.
Some of the best beaches on the South Coast of Chania. Gallery with photos
The beaches along the south coast of Crete are usually shallower and the water is slightly warmer. Discover some of them
Top beaches along the north coast of Chania
Never forget your sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat and plenty of water. Come with us for a swim