Museum of Typography Yannis & Eleni Garedakis
Chania Park of Local Industies Building 13-03.
Easy access for people with special needs to most areas of the museum.

Tel: +30 28210 80090, +30 6974020861

Opening hours

Winter schedule (1 October – 31 May)

Tuesday – Wednesday and Friday 12:30 – 15:00

and the first Sunday of each month 10:00 – 15:00.

Group and school visits take place daily by appointment. To arrange your visit please contact +30 28210 80090, +30 6974020861 or

Summer schedule (1 June – 30 September)

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday: 10:00 – 15:00.
Friday: 12:00 – 19:00.

Monday and Saturday: Closed

The museum is closed on public holidays (January 1 & 6, March 25, Easter Sunday, May 1, August 15, October 28, December 25 & 26).


Ticket price: 4 euro  (with a guided tour)
Reduced: 3 euro Persons above 65* | Groups over 15 persons | Students* | Unemployed*
Free: Children under 12 | People with special needs | Press*
* Corresponding identity card has to be shown

How to get there

By car from Chania: If you take the highway following direction from Chania to Rethymnon, follow the exit to the Industrial Park of Chania – Souda and follow the signs to the Museum of  Typography.
If you take the avenue leading to the port of Souda, follow the exit leading to the Industrial Park and the Highway and follow the signs to the Museum of  Typography.

By car from Rethymnon – Heraklion – Ag. Nikolaos: On the highway when approaching Chania, follow the exit to the Industrial Park of Chania  – after Souda junction – and follow the signs to the Museum of  Typography.

By bus: There is no local bus service to and from the Museum of Typography. The bus (No13) departing from the City Market (Agora) towards Souda stops 1.5 km from the museum, at Souda junction, stop “Avra” every 20 minutes or so.

By taxi: The one way ride from the centre of Chania costs about 10 euros. Radio Taxi “Hermes” tel .: 18300, 28210 98 700.