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Amorgos - Archaeological Museum of Amorgos Archaeological Museum of Amorgos
The Archaeological Museum of Amorgos is in Chora and is housed in the Tower of Gavras, a building of Venetian architecture, dating back to the 16th century. Opened its doors to the public in 1963 to house finds of the three ancient cities of Amorgos (Aegiali Arkesini and Minoa), dating from prehistoric times to the Roman period, 2nd century AD.

Among the most important exhibits are the marble torso male statue found in Tholaria Aegiali, the marble female torso allegedly represents the goddess Artemis, and museum collections enriched by various inscriptions, statues and reliefs. Very important is also the Archaeological Collection of Amorgos Emmanuel Ioannidis artifacts including statues, sculptures, ceramics and others objects, dating from 3000 BC to the 3rd AD century.

For more information about your visit there you can contact the museum at phone 2285071831.

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