The archaeological museum of Mycenae

The famous discoveries of the prehistoric culture of Mycenae

Model of the mycenean acropolis
Model of the mycenean acropolis
Inside the museum of Mycenae
Inside the museum of Mycenae

It is recommended to visit the new museum of Mycenae before you got to the excavation site! In the modern museum you will get an great introduction into the Mycenean culture, life and religion. There are the most important items of the Bronze age to be seen. The items also show the connection this prehistoric acropolis had all over Greece and how economy was organized. Peloponnese is the perfect area to study the Mycenean prehistoric time.

Mycenean religious idol
Mycenean religious idol
Mycenean religious idol
Mycenean religious idol
Mycenean ivory portrait
Mycenean ivory portrait
Ivory lion
Ivory lion
Mycenean wall painting
Mycenean wall painting
Mycenean snake
Mycenean snake
Offernings from one of the sanctuaries
Offernings from one of the sanctuaries
Grave stele
Grave stele
Typical Mycenean idoles that were offers in sanctuaries
Typical Mycenean idoles that were offers in sanctuaries
Weaving weights
Weaving weights
Mycenean idols
Mycenean idols
Mycenean jewelry
Mycenean jewelry
Mycenean seal stone
Mycenean seal stone
Mycenean seal stone
Mycenean seal stone
Wall painting of an Mycenean shield
Wall painting of an Mycenean shield