Archaeological Museum of Volos
A place that everyone should visit when in Volos is the Athanasakeion Archaeological Museum of Volos. Visitors can have more direct contact with the antiquities and can understand their purpose easier and therefore comprehend how people lived at that time. Neolithic artifacts and halls with graves can be found in the museum as well as the modern archaeological excavations in Thessaly. Those neolithic artifacts originate from the settlements of Dimini and Sesklo, the two neolithic villages situated nearby Volos, and from the Geometric period, a time of heroic events. The tombs are transported along with the skeleton and the offerings placed around it. There is also an exhibition of the new items from the recent excavations in the regions of Magnesia and Karditsa.