Attractions Paphos Byzantine Museum of Arsinoe

Byzantine Museum of Arsinoe

Situated at the Holy Bishopric in the picturesque village of Peristerona, the Byzantine Museum of Arsinoe has one of the largest collections of icons dating from the 13th to the 19th centuries. It also exhibits wood carved artefacts associated with the ceremonial needs of the church; local and imported silver and metal artefacts; textiles (such as 18th and 19th century priests’ vestments and Episcopal robes), and rare books and manuscripts.

Region: Pafos (Paphos)
Address: Peristerona village, 9km south of Polis
Contact No: Tel: +357 26 352 515
Operating Hours: 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
Operating Period: All year round
Closed on Public Holidays
Entrance Fee: €2,00
Website: www.mcw.gov.cy/da
www.impaphou.org
Opening and closing times as well as entrance fees, are subject to alterations without notice. Visitors are advised to check before visiting.

Courtesy of the CTO

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