The Museum

The Chios Mastic Museum is located in Southern Chios, in the region of the Mastichochoria. The present act has as its object the elaboration of the museum shell and the surrounding area and the installation therein of a permanent exhibition and the complementary / auxiliary areas and services, as well as the information and publicity actions regarding this project. The permanent exhibition is centred on the gum mastic of Chios as a unique product. It aims to chart the technique of the gum mastic tree's traditional cultivation, and to present the product's history, the evolution of the pre-industrial and industrial technology for the production, exploitation and marketing of gum mastic, as well as to showcase its different uses.


Identity of act

NSRF 2007 – 2013
Operational Programme «Competitiveness and Entrepreneurship» (OPCE)
Act: Chios Mastic Museum
Code of MIS Act (OCS Ergorama): 346862
Public Expenditure: € 9,234,800.00
Collective Decision Code: Ε0118
Collective Decision Body: 1012700 Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Tourism
Code of Collective Decision Act: 2011SE0118015
Beneficiary: Piraeus Bank Group Cultural Foundation
Beneficiary's Code: 1050601
Decision of Incorporation: Protocol Registry Number of the OPCE Managing Authority 3063/572/Α2/08.06.11

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Gallery

  • Museum Network, Photography : Nikos Danihlidis, ΠΙΟΠ
  • Museum Network, Photography : Nikos Danihlidis, ΠΙΟΠ
  • Museum Network, Photography : Nikos Danihlidis, ΠΙΟΠ
  • Museum Network, Photography : Nikos Danihlidis, ΠΙΟΠ
  • Museum Network, Photography : Nikos Danihlidis, ΠΙΟΠ
  • Museum Network, Photography : Nikos Danihlidis, ΠΙΟΠ
  • Museum Network, Photography : Nikos Danihlidis, ΠΙΟΠ