Built in the Cycladic style, Chora dressed in white, spreads on a hillside retreating into the sea,
and is crowned by the Venetian Castle,built by the noble Quirini family, offering a breathtaking view to its visitors.
Archaeological Museum of Astypalaia
The Archaeological Museum of Astypalaia is a treasure trove of important archaeological finds, ranging from Prehistoric times to the Medieval era under the rule of the Venetian Quirini family.
Situated below the castle, it was built in mid-18th century, and its wooden decorations, covered in gold foil, are unique in their kind.
Ancient Infant Burial Ground
The ancient cemetery, dug on the sides of the island’s town, with a row of rectangular holes, in which were found the remains of infants buried in ceramic pots.