Cretan Traditional Folklore Museum
Cretan Folklore Museum hosts numerous artifacts of the local folklore culture.
The museum is divided into two sections, traditional and neoclassical section.
The first section is the old house, built in the early 19th century in strictly local architecture. There all objects are placed with reverence and respect to their physical space in order to highlight their functional use.
This house, which is the only surviving home of that age in Lassithi Plateau, is divided into 4 rooms.
Cretan Neoclassical Folklore Museum
Second section of the Cretan Folklore Museum is the neoclassical cretan house of the early 20th century.
On the ground floor, we can find scrinia, carved wooden furniture, textiles and embroidery of exceptional art, pictures, hanging lamps, clocks and other rich decoration.
Also a rich collection of objects, historical documents and clothing of the great General Ioannis Alexakis is hosted in this room.
El Venizelos Exhibition Museum
St. Demetrius Church
Within the museum complex the two-aisled church of St. Demetrius that dates from 1876, exhibites artifacts of old images, temples and other woodcarvings of the famous school of Nitadoron Mesa Lasithi.