Folk Museum

Folk Museum

Get a taste for the traditional works of art and embroidered pieces handmade by Cretan people. The collection of many unique pieces includes carved wooden objects, Cretan costumes, household articles, handicrafts and ancient manuscripts and books. The museum, opened in 1978, is a highlight of Aghios Nikolaos.
Coral Hotel Crete
Adults Only
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£544pp
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  • London Stansted, Fri 03 May 2019
  • 7 Nights, All Inclusive
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Coral Hotel Crete

Aghios Nikolaos, Crete (Heraklion Area)

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Based on 605 reviews

0.1 Km to Folk Museum

  • Seafront
  • Close to the resort centre
  • Rooftop terrace with pool
Hotel Hermes
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£451pp
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  • London Stansted, Fri 03 May 2019
  • 7 Nights, Half Board
  • 3 Adults, 0 Children

Hotel Hermes

Aghios Nikolaos, Crete (Heraklion Area)

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Based on 1019 reviews

0.1 Km to Folk Museum

  • Great sea views
  • Rooftop pool and terrace
  • Close to the resort centre
Apollon Hotel
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£337pp
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  • London Stansted, Fri 03 May 2019
  • 7 Nights, Bed and Breakfast
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Apollon Hotel

Aghios Nikolaos, Crete (Heraklion Area)

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Based on 774 reviews

0.6 Km to Folk Museum

  • Central location
  • Close to the beach
  • Great for sightseeing
Lively bars and clubs

Lively bars and clubs

Aghios Nikolaos, Crete (Heraklion Area)

From cafés and bars to lively discos and nightclubs, there’s something on offer for all tastes in Aghios Nikolaos. Mingle from the bars to the clubs, with popular places including Alexandros Roof Garden, Royale...

0.3 Km to Folk Museum - Map

Lake Voulismeni

Lake Voulismeni

Aghios Nikolaos, Crete (Heraklion Area)

Known as the bottomless lake by locals, Lake Voulismeni is 64 metres in depth and has an enchanting history surrounding it. According to Greek mythology, the goddesses Athena and Artemis Britomartys would go...

0.4 Km to Folk Museum - Map

Aghios Nikolaos Market

Aghios Nikolaos Market

Aghios Nikolaos, Crete (Heraklion Area)

Shop like a local at the weekly market in Agios Nikolaos. This food market, held every Wednesday, is favoured by local people and has a delightfully vibrant atmosphere. Have a go at bargaining with the stall...

0.5 Km to Folk Museum - Map