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.
Review Highlights
Worth a visit

This little museum is across from the historic church and worth spending time appreciating the... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2016
Sue O
via mobile
SMALL BUT WORTHWHILE

Congratulations to people of Pedoulas village for the effort to create this small, but very... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2013
Athina T
,
Nicosia, Cyprus
Read all 14 reviews
47
All photos (47)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
26 Jul 2018
“Interesting Coins”
25 Dec 2017
“Amazing collection!”
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Contact
Holy Cross Street, Pedoulas 2850, Cyprus
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (14)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveller rating
5
2
1
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
5
2
1
1
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This small, local museum assumes an existing knowledge of the history of the region. There is a worthwhile display of coins across Byzantine, Venetian, and Turkish eras, as well as numerous wooden painted icons. The manuscript pages are copies. There are also miscellaneous church accoutrements....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DanaD2145
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Arrived just as the caretaker was about to head home for lunch. Luckily he offered to stay and we were able to spend 30 minutes viewing the Byzantine icons and religious pieces from the Troodos Mountains churches and monasteries. The collection is absolutely fantastic and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Saranger
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A wonderful museum of Byzantine religious art. Many exhibits formerly in local churches. Very well worth visiting.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

This little museum is across from the historic church and worth spending time appreciating the antiquities within. Amazing collection of extremely old icons, coins, etc with good information in English. The curator will even put some atmospheric music of monks singing to add to the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Sue O
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Nice collection of religious paintings. Some of them very old indeed. Excellent condition as many of these paintings were hidden in dark places so the Ottoman Turks wouldn't find them and kill the owners.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank ANT1Ant1
Reviewed 18 October 2015

During a walk of the village there are some very interesting attractions to see. Even if you are not religious, the rich collection of 12th - to 15th century icons that are all from the village is stunning. The highlight for us was the icon...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 29 August 2014

the museum was very clean and full of old icons and the histories were written in English, Greek and Russian language. We learn more .

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank hedi10
Reviewed 12 December 2013

Congratulations to people of Pedoulas village for the effort to create this small, but very interesting Byzantine Museum, trying to save our Heritage civilazation.Pedoulas is not New York London or Paris to have big and impressive museums, so is not a matter of a super-...More

Date of experience: November 2013
2  Thank Athina T
Reviewed 21 November 2013

A small museum and a small collection of religious art. There is not an entry fee, however if you please you can donate. Nothing really special, but a pleasant addition in the small village of Pedoulas. It is situated, just opposite of the Archangelos Michael...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank ilGrec0
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Byzantine Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines