Administrative Information

Kardamyli (Prefecture of Messinia)

Telephone: 2721073638

Full: €2, Reduced: €1
Special ticket package: Full: €2, Reduced: €1
Valid for: Ancient Messene, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Messene, Archaeological Museum of Messenia, Kalamata Castle,
Reduced admission for:
Escorting parents on educational visits of primary schools.
Escorting teachers during educational visits of schools and institutions of primary, secondary and tertiary education and of military schools.
Holders of a free pass
Free admission for:
Greek citizens and citizens of other Member - States of the European Union who are over 65 years old, upon presentation of their ID card or passport for verification of their age and country of origin.
Members of Societies and Associations of Friends of Museums and Archaeological Sites, upon presentation of their certified membership card.
Members of the ICOM-ICOMOS, upon presentation of their membership card
Official guests of the Greek State, after approval from the General Directorate of Antiquities and Cultural Heritage.
Students of University - Higher Education Institutes, Technological Educational Institutes, Military Schools or equivalent Schools of EU member states, as well as Schools of Guides, upon presentation of their student identity card
Students of University - Higher Education Institutes, Technological Educational Institutes or equivalent Schools of countries from outside the European Union, upon presentation of their student ID cards
The employees of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports and the Archaeological Receipts Fund, upon presentation of their service ID card.
Young people, up to the age of 18, upon presentation of their Identity Card or passport for age confirmation.

1st November - 31st March

Open by arrangement with the Ephorate of Antiquities of Messenia

1st April - 31st August

08:00 - 20:00

1-15 September 08:00 - 19:30

16-30 September 08:00 - 19:00

1-15 October 08:00 - 18:30

16-31 October 08 - 18:00


By car from Kalamata (38km)

Local Bus Service (KTEL +302721028581) to Kardamyli (DAILY 05:00 except weekends, 07:00, 13:00 except Sundays, 18:30)
  Suggestive Bibliography
Μ.Μιχαηλίδης - Α. Χριστοφορίδου, ''Το συγκρότημα των Τρουπάκηδων - Μούρτζινων'', Επώνυμα Αρχοντικά των Χρόνων της Τουρκοκρατίας, Ε.Μ.Π., Αθήνα 1986, 143-164
Μ. Μιχαηλίδης - Α. Χριστοφίδου, ''Άγιος Σπυρίδωνας Καρδαμύλης'', Εκκλησίες μετά την Άλωση τ. 2, Ε.Μ.Π., Αθήνα 1989, 299-310
επ.επιμ. Π. Καλαμαρά, Ν. Ρουμελιώτης (ΥΠ.ΠΟ.), ''Μανιάτικοι οικισμοί. Δίκτυο Μουσείων Μάνης'', Αθήνα 2004
See also
Other museums in the same prefecture
Antonopouleion Archaeological Museum
Archaeological Museum of Ancient Messene
Archaeological Museum of Chora
Archaeological Museum of Messenia
Castle of Pylos
Railway Museum of the Municipality of Kalamata