Folk Art Museum of Portianou

  • Portianou village, 81400
  • (+30)2254 051785

About Folk Art Museum of Portianou

In the village Portianou is the Folklore Museum, housed in a traditional building, characterized as a monument. Represents an archetypal example of folk architecture of this Lemnian village. It consists of eight rooms and a marquee. Inside you can see traditional folk costumes in special display cases dating from 1800. As well as examples of weaving, a spinning wheel, warps, and various knitting tools. Among them boards, the hundredweight and several pitchers. Visitors can also admire a fitted kitchen with traditional fireplace, utensils and the daily household objects of yesteryear. On the second floor there is a traditional living room and a fine wooden chest.