The Μusic Μuseum of Nikolaos Mantzaros
A museum Unique of its kind in Greece, in honor to Nicholaos Halikiopoulos Mantzaros. The museum displays the history of Corfu Philharmonic Society, founded in 1840, whose first director was the composer Nicholaos Mantzaros. The exhibits are of course old musical instruments, photographs, sheet music, rare first recordings and many others related to the composer’s work. For the uninitiated Nicholaos Halikiopoulos Mantzaros (1795-1872) was the composer of Greek national anthem and the composer of the Olympic anthem. The museum is located in the heart of the old town of Corfu, on the first floor of the building of Philharmonic Society at Street of Nikiforos Theotokis 10.