It attracts thousands of tourists from around the world. Here are many historical monuments concentrated left behind by the archaeological excavations. Exhibition wall graphics is one of the main attractions of the island. It is an ancient painting, which had been removed from the sand and volcanic ash town of Akrotiri. It is known that Thira - a volcanic island, which has suffered from many devastating eruptions. Cities literally disappeared from the face of the earth, leaving only a few reminders - that one of them was the exhibition of wall drawings. In ancient paintings presents the history of the Aegean civilization. Ancient artists in an original and unique manner depicted geometric patterns, figures of people and animals, household items and rituals. Founded at the end of the last century, these paintings have become an unusual description of how the daily life of ancient people was organized, what were the customs, traditions and features of everyday life.