A private initiative of the Melissokomiki Dodecanesou (Beekeeping Company of the Dodecanese), the Bee Museum celebrates the tradition and history of beekeeping in Rhodes. The permanent collection of the museum features beekeeping tools, honey extracting and storage devices, and material that illustrate the biology of bees, bee types, pollination, and more. Visitors will learn everything about the most valuable products that come from bees: honey, royal jelly, propolis, wax, and pollen.
The Bee Museum has a shop where you can purchase honey and honey-based cosmetics.
Entrance to the Bee Museum is free for children under 12 years of age, while children aged 13 and older pay 1,50 €, and adults 3 €.
The Bee Museum is open June through September, Monday-Saturday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.