Folklore Afitos in Halkidiki, Greece
This is one of the most interesting folklore museums in Halkidiki. It is located in Afitos in a beautiful old renovated building. The museum collection among others includes work of traditional art objects, ceramics, handmade woollen fabrics and many tools that locals were using in their everyday life. The museum was established in 1980 by Nikos Paralis and the local Folklore Club.
The museum also hosts works of the sculptor Vassilis Pavlis. In summer, there are also art and photography exhibitions. Stone and wood dominates in the interior decoration of the museum, which typically represents a traditional mansion of Halkidiki.