Traveler's Guide

East Macedonia & Thrace

Folklore Museum of Orestiadas


In the Museum exhibited historical and folkloric material in Eastern Thrace, Eastern Rumelia and Western Thrace, period 1800-1950, are mainly of authentic rural and urban traditional Thracian costumes, ecclesiastical items, agricultural and professional tools, musical instruments and household items. The most important exhibits are the traditional Thracian costumes and the most important activities of the Association are periodic exhibitions, cultural events and run educational programs. The purpose of the museum"s visitors, locals and foreigners, to learn about the history of the region, the uprooting of the unforgettable home, the lifestyle of the first inhabitants of New refugees Orestiadas, the local tradition and the means they used for addressing the difficulties of the first establishment.

Tuesday to Sunday: 10.00 a.m - 13.00 p.m
Monday: CLOSED

President of the museuam: Mr Pashalis Mavridis
  • Address
    St. Theodoros street 103, PO 68200, Orestiada
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