The Byzantine Museum of Pafos (Paphos) exhibits artefacts from the 7th to the 18th centuries, mainly icons. Among them is the 8th or 9th century icon of Agia Marina, one of the oldest found in Cyprus. The museum’s remarkable collection also includes wood carvings, ecclesiastical works of metallurgy, sacerdotal vestments and embroideries, manuscripts, old printed books and frescoes. It was set up in order to preserve, promote and study the inestimable treasures of Byzantine art scattered throughout the parishes of the Pafos (Paphos) diocese and enables visitors to get to know the Byzantine heritage of the Pafos (Paphos) area.
Tel: +357 26 931 393