Attractions Paphos The Museum of Natural History of Pomos

The Museum of Natural History of Pomos

The Museum of Natural History of Pomos showcases rocks, minerals and fossils found in Cyprus, including at the bottom of the Mediterranean, and in important habitats such as Pafos Forest and Larnaka Salt Lake, along with various embalmed wild birds of the island.

Region: Pafos
Address: Pomos village, 17km northeast of Polis Chrysochous
Contact No: Tel: +357 26 342 627 / +357 26 342 084, Fax: +357 26 342 319
Operating Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 07:30 – 14:30
September – June: Wednesday: 07:30 – 17:00
July – August: Wednesday: 07:30 – 14:30
Closed on weekends.
Operating Period: All year round.
Closed on Public Holidays.
Entrance Fee: €1,00
Disabled Access: Wheelchair accessible.
Website: www.pomos.org.cy
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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