Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Folk Arts Museum and Library of Dimitsana, Gortynia, Greece



FOLK ARTS MUSEUM AND LIBRARY
Village of Dimitsana, Gortynia, Greece

Dimitsana is a stone-built village with remarkable mansions, most of which are now restored. It is a typical sample of Gortynia's architecture and it is registered as a traditional one.

Dimitsana's Library contains today about 35,000 books, manuscripts and documents. In Dimitsana's Museum, housed in the Library, there are collections of weaving, looms and handicrafts and an archaeological one.

wikipedia.org & gtp.gr