Fodor's Expert Review Open Air Water Power Museum

Dimitsana Museum/Gallery

A water mill, tannery, and gunpowder mill on the river Lousios below town provide displays and demonstrations that reveal why water power was the force behind the region's economy until the first part of the 20th century. Mills like the one here operated up and down the river and helped supply the forces who successfully fought the Turks during the War of Independence in 1821.

Museum/Gallery

Quick Facts

Dimitsana, Peloponnese  22007, Greece

27950-31630

www.piop.gr

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: €3, Closed Tues

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