Marin Museum: natural for a place where great part of daily life of residents. You will find numerous dioramas of shells, vertebrate, fish and corals of all kinds.
War Museum: a very important institution for locals, here you will find many rare images, documents and other historical sources about the Cretan revolution against the Turks, but also from the Balkan Wars, World War or the Battle of Crete.
Contemporary Art Center: destination for those who want to discover the ideas, techniques and major themes of contemporary artists from Crete.
Palace of Knossos: Certainly the most famous tourist island of Crete, the ancient palace is actually lying to the origin myth of Minotaur
Phaestos Palace: Another Phaestos palace, located 60 kilometers southwest of the city. Formerly one of the most important cities on the island was ruled by King Radamanthys according to legend, Minos's brother and son of Zeus.