Museum of Byzantine Heritage - Palaichori Village

  • Location

    Palaichori, Nicosia

  • Tickets

    €2 (Price includes a mini tour to other points of interest located at the square of the village)

  • Opening Times

    Tuesday - Friday: 10:00 - 13:00 (After 13h all visitors are requested to pre-book)

    All year round. Closed on Public Holidays.

  • Phone

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Situated in the mountainous village of Palaichori, the museum occupies a restored historic building, showcasing the abundant Byzantine art treasures derived from various churches and chapels within the village. The exhibits span from the Frankish era to contemporary times, offering a diverse array of ecclesiastical art forms like icon painting, woodcarving, silverwork, weaving, and printing—predominantly from the post-Byzantine era. Additionally, a multimedia info-kiosk is available, offering comprehensive information about the area in four different languages.

Getting there

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