Mournies

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Mournies
Μουρνιές
Mournies is located in Greece
Mournies
Mournies
Coordinates: 35°29′06″N 24°00′47″E / 35.485°N 24.013°E / 35.485; 24.013Coordinates: 35°29′06″N 24°00′47″E / 35.485°N 24.013°E / 35.485; 24.013
Country Greece
Administrative region Crete
Regional unit Chania
Municipality Chania
Municipal unit Eleftherios Venizelos
Community[1]
 • Population 7,614 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Mournies (Greek: Μουρνιές) is a village in Crete, in the regional unit of Chania. Between 1997 and 2010, it was the seat of the former municipality of Eleftherios Venizelos.[2] Mournies is famous for being the place of birth of the statesman Eleftherios Venizelos.

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