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Museum of Byzantine Heritage - Palaichori Village
Museum of Byzantine Heritage - Palaichori Village

Located in the mountainous village of Palaichori, the museum is housed in an old restored building and exhibits the Byzantine art wealth of several churches and chapels of the village.

The exhibits date from the Frankish period to the present day, and portray a wide range of ecclesiastical art, such as icon painting, woodcarving, silverwork, weaving and printing - mainly of the post-Byzantine period.

A multimedia info-kiosk provides information about the area in four different languages.

Region: Troodos area [Lefkosia (Nicosia) district]
Address: Palaichori village
Contact No: Tel: +357 99 82 87 00 or 97 79 08 30
Operating Hours: Tuesday - Friday: 10:00 - 13:00 (After 13h all visitors are requested to pre-book)
Operating Period: All year round. Closed on Public Holidays.
Entrance Fee: €2 (Price includes a mini tour to other points of interest located at the square of the village)
  Opening and closing times as well as entrance fees, are subject to alterations without notice. Visitors are advised to check before visiting.
 

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