E-Cyprus Tourist Guide -Touristikos Odigos

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Troodos-Museums and Galleries

Fikardou Rural Museum

The village of Fikardou has been declared an ancient monument and carefully restored to preserve the 18th century houses with their remarkable woodwork and folk architecture. The village received the Europa Nostra Award in 1987.

Address:  Fikardou, Lefkosia
Operating Hours: November - March: 08:00 - 16:00 (daily), April - October: 09:00 - 17:00 (daily)
Operating Period: All year round
Entrance Fee: 1,71 Euro

Koilani Ecclesiastical Museum

This museum occupies a two room building in the courtyard of the Panagia Eleousa Church. Spanning a period of about seven centuries, exhibits include pieces of an iconostasis from 1735, a pulpit and an altar of the 19th century, old icons from the 13th to the 19th centuries, holy utensils, old books from the 16th to the19th centuries, an embroidered epitaphios from the 15th/16th century and other relics.

Address:  Koilani, Lemesos
Operating Period: All year round

Arsos Folk Art Museum

The Folk Art Museum of Arsos is housed in a 19th century traditional house in the centre of the village.

Address:  Arsos, Lemesos
Operating Period: All year round
Entrance Fee: 0,43 Euro

Museum of Kykkos Monastery

The Museum of Kykkos Monastery houses an important collection of Christian and other exhibits.

Address:  Kykkos, Troodos
Operating Hours: Daily: November - May: 10:00 - 16:00, June - October: 10:00 - 18:00
Operating Period: All year round
Entrance Fee: 2,57 Euro per person, 1,71 Euro for groups

Museum of Byzantine Heritage

The Museum exhibits date from the Frankish period to the present and portray a wide range of ecclesiastical art, mainly of the post - Byzantine period, principally icon painting, wood - carving, silverwork, weaving and printing.

Address:  Palaichori, Lefkosia
Operating Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday: 10:00 - 13:00
Operating Period: All year round