Archaeological Museum of Mykonos

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Overlooking Delos from the Chora harbor, this small museum houses numerous artifacts discovered during the island's excavation. Displays contain vases, jewelry and pottery dating back to the 25th century B.C., as well as many relics relating to the numerous battles and raids that plagued the island.

The Archaeological Museum is open from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (sometimes closed on Mondays or Tuesdays), and admission is €4 EUR (about $4.70 USD). For more information, visit the museum's website.

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