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El Greco Museum

The museum is located at a place called "Archontiko", around 1000m west from Fodele village and is housed in the house where according to tradition the great painter Doménikos Theotokópoulos (El Greco), was born. The exhibits are mainly photo - reproductions of his paintings and other documents related to the painter's life and work.
The house was severely damaged by the passage of time. The restoration began in 1982 with a grant from the Ministry of Culture and the considerable help of the then Minister Melina Mercouri, in collaboration with the community of Fodele. It was reconstructed according to its original design.

Information: Cultural Association of Fodele 'Dominicos Theotocopoulos'
Address: Fodele, Iraklio Crete 71500
Tel. 2810 521 500
www.el-greco-museum-birthplace-fodele.gr/


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El Greco (domenikos Theotokopoulos) Painter born in Fodele, Iraklion
at 0km(N) from El Greco Museum
El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos)

Fodele Village Malevizi, North - West Iraklion
at 0.6km(SE) from El Greco Museum
Fodele village

Ahlada Village Malevizi, North - West Iraklion
at 3.8km(E) from El Greco Museum
Ahlada village

Marathos Village Malevizi, Iraklion
at 4.7km(SE) from El Greco Museum
Marathos village

Agia Pelagia Village Malevizi, North - West Iraklion
at 6.5km(E) from El Greco Museum
Agia Pelagia Village

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