Byzantine Museum of Arsinoe

  • Location

    Peristerona village, 9km south of Polis, Paphos

  • Tickets


  • Opening Times

    September 01 - April 01: Monday - Friday: 10:00 - 16:00
    April 02 - August 31: Monday - Friday: 10:00 - 13:00 / 15:00 - 18:00
    Closed on weekends

    All year round
    Closed on Public Holidays

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Located in Peristerona, a village in the district of Paphos, the Byzantine Museum of Arsinoe can be found within the Holy Bishopric. Boasting an extensive assortment of icons spanning from the 13th to the 19th centuries, it houses one of the most extensive collections in existence. Additionally, the museum showcases a variety of wooden artifacts intricately carved for the church's ceremonial purposes, as well as a range of locally and internationally crafted silver and metal artifacts. Visitors can also marvel at the textiles on display, including priests' vestments and Episcopal robes from the 18th and 19th centuries, along with a selection of rare books and manuscripts.

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