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The Museum of fishing vessels and gears was launched in March 2002 and operates in the financial, technical and administrative support of the Municipality Moudanion.I idea of creating a museum for fishing started by Navy Moudanion Group, who helped Moudanion municipality a great collection of shells and crustaceans, but also contributed to the rescue of old fishing gear and nautical instruments. At the Museum you can discover the old and modern fishing techniques, fishing gear, navigation, thumbnails fishing vessels as well as outstanding magic of the seabed (displayed in a specially designed room with the help of media).
A special exhibit of the museum is the bougiantes, a traditional fishing hull used in the Sea of Marmara and in our country became known by the refugees. The bougiantes exposure constructed by testimonies elderly fisherman and experience in traditional naval vessels.
In particular point of exposure exposed fish items brought by refugees from the unforgettable home and those used in the early years of their establishment in the new homeland. Ancient anchors, gill nets and insulated, cotton nets, compasses, lights and celestial spheres , hooks and lines, pots and harpoons for urchins, balotses and macarons, Planes and floatare some of the objects on display.
Three-dimensional reconstructions technikonalieias like da-Retail, the pezotrata, the purse seine vessels dummies like rower seine and trawl with karavoskarou hull and rich illustrations and comprehensible texts complement the rare fish items. The museum also operates a multipurpose room that occasionally has hosted educational programs and exhibitions of paintings and photography.
Finally, the museum has a souvenir shop, a landscaped surroundings and parking.