We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
ohhh my lovly

woooow its really something from old time you will love the place also if you go by taxi ask him to... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Connector777286
Unsure

Marked on the free map and near the law courts .you walk past if your following the free tourist... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Paulmillie64
,
Wokingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 50 reviews
44
All photos (44)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good24%
  • Average50%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“venetian rule”(2 reviews)
“orb”(2 reviews)
“tribute”(2 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
31°
17°
Sep
26°
13°
Oct
20°
Nov
Contact
Mecidye/Asmalti, Nicosia, Cyprus
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Nicosia
from USD 52.60
More Info
Reviews (50)
Filter reviews
24 results
Traveller rating
2
4
15
3
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
2
4
15
3
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsvenetian ruleorbtributemonumentcyprus
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 24 reviews
Reviewed 2 June 2018

woooow its really something from old time you will love the place also if you go by taxi ask him to stop before the colomn

Thank Connector777286
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Marked on the free map and near the law courts .you walk past if your following the free tourist map . Lacks information so without a quick Google you won't really know what it's for .

Thank Paulmillie64
Reviewed 26 April 2018

This column stands in the old town area. It was brought there from the ruins of Salamis in Famagusta.

Thank Bengiyle S
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Worth having a look at if you cross to the Turkish side of Nicosia, there isn't much else in Ataturk Square.

Thank Duncan B
Reviewed 19 December 2017

In the centre of Ataturk square is this column called the Venetian Column. Not built by the Venetians as such, but a tribute to Venetian rule. Not a lot to see. On top of the column is an orb, at the bottom, the coats of...More

Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Wandered onto this commercial section of Lefkosa looking for an Is Bankasi ATM. The column is interesting but not worth a grand exhibition to find it ...

Thank ogerkan
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Not much to say about this small column the centre of a square, it certainly has some history, which may appeal to some visitors.

Thank 2wirralwanderers
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This column only stand around 12ft tall so I don't really class it as a column more of a monument. It is quite central so it's worth seeing but don't go out of your way to do so.

Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We saw it from the other side of the road, and we didn't even bother to over to look and see. Interesting enough, as a column, but nothing spectacular. Nice to walk past it. :)

Thank LucyKotsiopoulou
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The column is situated in the turkish half of Nicosia. There is a striking difference between the Cyprus part and the turkish one, the last one being unattended and less clean.Around the monument there was only dry soil instead of green grass or green plants...More

Thank Yoav K
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Venetian Column staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines