Attractions

Museum in Mytilini Town

Teriade Museum

Varia, 4km south of Mytilini, is the unlikely home of the Teriade Museum with its astonishing collection of paintings by artists such as Picasso, Chagall, Miro, Le Corbusier and Matisse. The museum honours the Lesvo…
Museum in Mytilini Town

Theophilos Museum

This humble structure contains 86 paintings by the primitive painter Theophilos, who remains a folk hero among Greek literati. He barely scratched out an existence, moving frequently and painting coffee-house walls …
Museum in Mytilini Town

Archaeological Museum

This handsome and refurbished museum, about 500m above the eastern quay (and the now-closed Old Archaeological Museum), portrays island life from the 2nd century BC to the 3rd century AD, including striking floor mo…
Museum in Mytilini Town

Byzantine Museum

Located in the church courtyard at Agios Therapon, displaying historic icons.