Byzantine Museum of Paphos
Are you ready for a fascinating journey through the history of Paphos at the Byzantine Museum (Ecclesiastical Museum of Pafos)?
As a local, let me tell you that this place is a hidden gem that must be on your list of must-see sites.
The museum showcases a vast collection of ancient Byzantine icons, metallic objects, woodcarving, Gospels, manuscripts, frescoes, and embroidery.
If you are an art enthusiast, this place would be a perfect fit for you.
And if you have ever wondered about the origin of Byzantine art, look no further, as this museum has got you covered!
Get ready to get shocked by the incredible artistry of the ancient world.
Don’t forget to check out their unique and intriguing collection of other interesting objects, including old books and manuscripts.
And you must see the Agia Marina icon at the Byzantine Museum of Paphos!
This little gem will take you back to the 7th-8th century and is reportedly the only one in Cyprus. You won’t regret checking it out!
Hey there, I have great news about the Byzantine Museum in Paphos! The museum has recently moved to a beautiful new location in Yeroskipou Square, where it’s now housed in a building much better suited to the exhibits on display.
And let me tell you, the new place is fantastic!
Yeroskipou is also worth a visit, with its Ethnographic Museum and ancient church of Ayia Paraskevi.
Trust me; you don’t want to waste time locating the old spot.
Get to the new museum pronto and prepare to be dazzled by the outstanding collection of Byzantine artifacts from the local area!