Kalloni Environmental Information Center

The Kalloni Environmental Center is the official organization to inform the public of the importance of the Kalloni Gulf wetland and the necessity for its conservation and protection.

It includes the following areas:

  • a permanent exhibition about the wetland and the natural and human environment of the wider region of Kalloni Bay,
  • a multi-purpose room fully equipped for presentations, projections, etc.,
  • offices and library for staff and guest scientists,
  • a guest room for guest scientists.

At Kalloni Environmental Center, in addition to the permanent exhibition, visitors can attend a presentation and obtain information sheet material. Additionally a special presentation has been organized for birdwatchers with all the necessary information on bird watching in the area.

Special educational programmes are also implemented (on request) at the Centre for primary, junior high and high school students

The Centre is supported by Northern Aegean Region and the Municipality of Lesvos, and operates under the scientific supervision of the Department of Environment of the Aegean University.

Visiting hours

Summer period (01/04 – 30/09)

Tuesday-Sunday 09: 30-13: 30 & 17: 00-20: 00 – Monday closed

Closed on the following holidays:

New Year’s Day, Epiphany, Clean Monday, March 25, May Day, Good Friday, Saturday and Easter Sunday, October 28th, 25th and 26th of December.