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Cultural heritage

Skyros is reknown for its traditional architecture.  Despite their small dimensions, houses own a unique style and are fully functional.  These cube-shaped houses include a living , a sleeping area ,a kitchen and a   warehouse.  On the wall, are arrayed in rows kitchen ustensils.  The wood carved furniture of intricate design and of small size represent a valuable heritage brought down by the honored ancestors.

The origin, the rarity and their number used to characterize the financial strength of the owner conferring them status -unique old chests, small chairs, along with the famous ceramics of high quality, embroideries or weavings are  among the most typical items.