Spirer building in Volos
The special architectural and aesthetic Spirer building, at the junction of Makrinitsa and Asia Minor streets, was built in 1926 and designed by the architect I. Vilanits to house the tobacco warehouse of Herman Spirer Co.
After the Second World War, it housed successively several tobacco merchant houses, the Organization for Tobacco, some crafts and the offices of the local bus KTEL.
In 1984, the building was declared as preserved by the Ministry of Culture and in 1988 it was acquired by the Municipality of Volos.
Since 1995, the two wards house the activities of municipal enterprises and organizations, while in the central ward cultural events take place, meetings and exhibitions.
In Spirer building is housed the Municipal History Center. It has an organized library. Also, it has an organized archive of newspapers.
It operates in flexible hours (8.00-19.00) and during the period of holidays it remains closed in the afternoon.
In the basement is the archive of the Municipal Center of History.
In the attic of the central ward are housed the offices of the Technical Department.
On the mezzanine floor of the left ward, the American University Drury is housed.
For your stay in Magnesia, you can book a room in one of the hotels and Bed & Breakfast inns.
In Volos, as well as in many other areas of Pelion, there are hotels and accommodations of various categories and types (rooms to let, residences, Bed & Breakfast inns, studios, hostels, guesthouses and furnished apartments) that can satisfy every visitor's demands and needs for a pleasant and enjoyable stay.
You will find wonderful hotels, rooms and apartments to let of all categories and price ranges.
You can find a list of hotels and rooms to let, as well as special offers for low cost holidays, in the list of lodgings in the area and the accommodation offers and deals.
You can access Magnesia by car through the road network.
The best way to explore the area is to have your own car and is worth to visit places that are not accesible by the local public transport and tours.
Moving around within Magnesia is made possible by using the bus from Magnesia, with regular routes between areas.
For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field “Routes” with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest.
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