Garden in Messolongi

Garden of the Heroes

Just beyond the Gate of Exodus is this memorial garden, which contains, among many others, a prominent statue of Lord Byron. When Byron died, the Greeks were heartbroken at the loss of a British nobleman who had giv…
Museum in Messolongi

Museum of History & Art

This intimate neo-classical house museum off the main square is dedicated to the Greek War of Independence and features a fine collection of Byron memorabilia and paintings. The passionate and informative overseer, …
Arts Centre in Messolongi

Diexodos Museum of Literature & Art

A labour of love for a local lawyer, who restored the 19th-century mansion, this beautiful gallery houses a private collection of rare paintings and hosts exhibitions and cultural events throughout the year.