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KTravlos Supporting Member of TMP03 Jan 2017 5:13 p.m. PST

Hi all

I went for a visit to the Hellenic Maritime Museum at Piraeus. Here are 400 pictures covering a large period.

link

Happy New Year to us all!

With Respect
Konstantinos Travlos

Grelber03 Jan 2017 10:39 p.m. PST

Very nice! I saved a bunch of the photos for planned projects.
Grelber

CATenWolde04 Jan 2017 3:11 a.m. PST

The maritime museum (and the war museum in the center) are lesser known attractions in Athens, but well worth the visit! I'm surprised you didn't include photos of the actual ships in dock at the museum – it's hard to beat having one of the last dreadnaught era warships, a reconstructed classical era bireme, and a WWII destroyer all next to each other!

138SquadronRAF Supporting Member of TMP04 Jan 2017 11:07 a.m. PST

Thank you that is great.

It is a museum well worth a visit.

On of my regrets about visiting Istanbul was the fact their naval museum was closed and under armed military guard the day I went.

KTravlos Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2017 6:09 a.m. PST

CATenworld

Different Museum. You are referring to the Naval Tradition Park at Faliro. I have visited it, quite a lot of pictures on the blog, click on label "Museums"

Hussar12305 Jan 2017 4:09 p.m. PST

Thanks!

Chouan13 Jan 2017 12:15 a.m. PST

The War Museum is well worth a visit. It is a very long time since I was there though….. about 30 years!

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