Folklore Museum is located at the center of the old city of Chania, in Halidon Street, next to the Catholic Church. It includes folklore and traditional exhibits that allow the visitor to see the way of life of older residents of island during the 18th and 19th century. Among others, in the museum display a collection of tools, raw material and products of traditional home handicraft. There are also models of the workplaces of traditional professions, such as a cobbler’s, tailors, and a rope- and basket-maker’s. In addition, there are exhibits of various objects of daily use, musical instruments and furniture not only from Chania but in all Crete.

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