ReligionNicosiaFaneromeni Church

Faneromeni Church

Built in 1872 within the old city walls, Faneromeni church is one of the largest churches of Nicosia. The marble mausoleum to the east of the church contains the relics of the bishops and priests executed by the Ottomans in 1821. Opposite the church is the school of Faneromeni, one of the oldest academic institutions in Cyprus.

Courtesy of the CTO

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