Attractions

Museum in Volos

Volos Museum of the City

This smart new museum, in an old tobacco warehouse in the Palaia district, focuses specifically on the history of Volos through a beautiful collection of black-and-white photos from the 1800s to the present day, inc…
Archaeological Site in Volos

Dimini

A late-Neolithic site (4800–4500 BC) inhabited through to the Bronze Age, complete with traces of streets and houses and a wonderful tholos (Mycenaean tomb shaped like a beehive). To reach the site, drive west from …
Museum in Volos

Tsalapatas Brickworks Museum

From 1926 until 1975, Tsalapatas Rooftile and Brickworks was part of the cultural fabric of Volos. In 2006 the restored plant opened as the handsome Tsalapatas Brickworks Museum, with brick-making machinery, grindin…
Museum in Volos

Archaeological Museum

This excellent museum is set in a pretty rose garden and houses finds from Dimini and Sesklo, along with an impressive collection of painted grave stelae from the nearby Hellenistic site of Dimitrias. Recorded comme…
Archaeological Site in Volos

Sesklo

Features the remains of the oldest acropolis in Greece (6000 BC). Once believed to have had a population of up to around 5000. To reach Sesklo from Volos, head due west via Eparciaki Odos Volou-Paliouriou for 11km, …