Byzantine Museum – this museum is situated in the old town which was before the church of San Salvatore. This venetian church was built by Frangiskan monks in the 15th century A.D. This Byzantine Museum exhibits a large collection of items from Byzantine, post-Byzantine and Venetian times that come from the excavated sites in the wider region of Chania. It is presented in different sections which include statues, coins from the Venetian and the Byzantine period, ceramic pieces, jewelry and various other interesting items.