Folklore Museum of Vrakades

The Folklore Museum of Vrakades, is located in the homonymous settlement of Vrakades that belongs to the area of Raches. It was built under the contribution of Ikarian scientists who live in Athens and it contains important artifacts of the local history and tradition.

Visitors will have the opportunity to get to know the island‘s history through old newspapers, books and records as well as documents from the revolution of the island. Important religious artifacts from the temple of Prophet Elias in Vrakades and the Monastery Evagelismou Theotokou of Mafrianos, are kept in the museum. Of special significance are the traditional utensils, old agricultural and beekeeping tools and small items used by the locals in passed centuries.

Telephone:  +30 22750-31300 & 41381

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