Traditional Profession Exhibition

In the center of Ano Syros, on the central street of Ioannis Stefanos there is a surprisingly big Traditional Profession Exhibition.

The tools of the itinerant fisherman, the bench with the traditional tools of a shoemaker, the tools of a barber, a full series of wood processing tools (from the tenon saw till all small necessary tools) as well as th equipment of the farmers. All of them can be seen and examined in the Traditional Profession Exhibition.

Beekeeping is coming to complete the portrait of agriculture tradition, since in th Traditional Profession Exhibition visitors can see different tools for harvesting the honey and wax from the beehive, such as a bee smoker and a strainer.

In the same exhibition co-exist everyday household objects like kettles, jugs, oil lamps, basins, an old refrigerator that uses ice with its ice basin, necessary at that epoch so as to make ice columns, sewing machines, lanterns, storm lamps etc.

The Traditional Profession Exhibition is open from 1st of June till end of Semptember, every day 11:00 a.m – 14:00 p.m. and 19:00 p.m. to 22:00 p.m.

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