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Stay informed about the events and news about the Museum of Natural History and the Mushroom Museum.


The 4th annual Mushroom Festival will take place on early September

The Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum organizes the 4th annual Mushroom Festival at Kalambaka, on September 7, 8 and 9. The great success of the three previous festivals has created great expectations for this year’s feast, so many activities are organized for the participants. Mushroom and truffle delicacies by dozens of chefs,…

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Truffle Hunting on August 12th

The Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum schedules Truffle Hunting at Meteora, on Sunday 12th of August. Visitors to Meteora’s area can take part in a different experience; Truffle Hunting at Meteora! The program lasts 3 hours and includes: Truffle Hunting with special trained dogs in the forest Truffle pasta dish cooking in…

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Participation in the New York, Fancy Food Show 2018

  The Fancy Food Show, New York, is held on 30 June – 2 July / 2018. It is one of the largest and most important food shows exhibitions in the world and the products of the Natural History Museum of Meteora & Mushroom Museum will be there.   Of course, the competition is large…

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Truffle Hunting for individual visitors at Meteora

The first dates are announced! The interest in Truffle Hunting hosted by the Museum is really big this year. This is the reason why the Museum announced specific dates, so more individual visitors can take part in. The aim is more people can enjoy this unique experience. Therefore, the participation cost is lower than any…

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Truffle Hunting on Monday, 9 of April

An alternative suggestion after the celebration of Orthodox Easter The Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum organizes Truffle Hunting at Meteora on Monday, April 9th. The program of Truffle Hunting includes: Truffle hunting in forest nearby Kalambaka Truffle pasta dish cooking Visit to the Museum and guided tour Mushroom product tasting The program…

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The opening hours of the Museum on Saturday 31/3 to Sunday 15/4

From Saturday 31/3 to Sunday 15/4, the Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum,  will be open at 10:00 pm – 7:00 am. The only day the museum will be closed, it  will be on Easter Sunday.

Truffle Hunting at Meteora season starts in early April

Four truffle hunters, five special trained dogs, and seven chefs are waiting for you The Truffle Hunting’s season, hosted by the Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum, starts in early April and lasts until October. It is an original and unique suggestion, not only in Greece but in Europe as well. Special trained…

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Our Museum is at the top of the Museums of Natural History in Greece

Our Museum has taken the first place in the category of the Museums of Natural History in Greece (according to the most recent searching results). This achievement is owning to the opinions that are written every day on the largest travel website in the world, the tripadvisor. see here This score is a result of the…

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3rd Mushroom Feast program

The Museum is hosting the 3rd Annual Mushroom Feast! The Feast will take place in the central square of Kalampaka (Rigas Feraios square) at 29, 30 September and 1 October. We look forward to welcome you to the Feast! Here is the program: Friday 29 September 10:00 Place preparation 14:00 Guest arrival 18:00 The Feast…

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Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum gained a new award!

This is the second year in the row that the biggest travel website TripAdvisor honors the Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum with the Certificate of Excellence for 2017. In the same time, TripAdvisor enlisted the Museum as first among the Museums in Thessaly and as second among the Greek Natural History Museums….

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The 3rd Annual Mushroom Feast will take place in Kalabaka at the end of September.

The 3rd annual Mushroom Feast will take place in Kalabaka from 29th of September to 1st of October and it is organized by the Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum. Since the huge success of the two prior feasts, the Museum promises that this year’s feast will include many surprises! This 3-day celebration…

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Summer opening hours

The Museum is open: Monday to Sunday 10.00 am to 7.00 pm. Come and pay us a visit!

Our products are available on Amazon!

It is with great joy that we announce that the Museum’s mushroom and truffle products are available for the whole world on Amazon! The excellent specifications of the products are the main reason they have been chosen by Amazon and in the same time this is a great opportunity for Greek mushroom products to be…

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The truffle hunting season starts at 26th March

The truffle hunting season starts at 26th March Every Sunday it is available for individuals The Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum is constantly trying to highlight alternative touristic activities that reveal the nature’s wealth. Therefore, it is hosting truffle hunting in the wider are of Meteora. Well-trained truffle dogs with their trainer…

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Winter Opening Hours

The Museum is open to the public: Monday to Friday: 09.00-17.00, Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays: 10.00-18.00.   The period between 26/11/2016 and 7/1/2017 the Museum will be open weekdays, weekends and bank holidays, from 09.00 to 20.00

2nd Annual Mushroom Feast!

The second annual mushroom feasts starts tomorrow! There will be 3 days about mushrooms that include: mushroom and truffle hunting, mushroom cooking, theatrical plays, various bands, traditional dance show and much more! Here is the analytical program: Friday 26/8 Time Event 10:00 Place preparation 14:00 Guests arrival 19:30 Presentation at the Museum of the 1st…

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Truffle hunting as it is presented in “The XFun Foodie Club”

  The Chinese show of traveling and eating experiences «The XFun Foodie Club» is presenting the truffle hunting of the Museum.  

Sculpture Exhibition is hosted by the Museum

The plaster-copper casting workshop of the Fine Arts School of Greece and the Natural History Museum of Meteora present a sculpture exhibition that deals with the concept of template in art. The exhibition can be found in the Museum from June 28 to October 15, 2016. Curator of the exhibition is the sculptor and assistant…

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