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Icon Gallery-Ohrid

Klimentov univerzitet bb, Ohrid 6000, Republic of Macedonia
+389 46 251 935
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Private Full Day Trip to Ohrid from Skopje
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Klimentov univerzitet bb, Ohrid 6000, Republic of Macedonia
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

This fine art gallery is located on the most beautiful street in old town near the paper factory st. Nokoli and the museum. I highly recommend it, some truly interesting works.

4  Thank Tl D
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Basically one room with icons, mainly from the church next door. The collection points out the importance of Ohrid as a cultural and spiritual centre since medieval times.

1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The museum contains several icons chronologically displayed from the 11. Th century onwards, icons which were originally placed inthe st Mary perivlepta close by

Thank fabiofort
Reviewed 1 June 2017

One of the finest collections of Byzantine icons in the world and very well set out. It contains an unusually large number of double sided icons. A small number of late icons (18th-19th century) make an interesting contrast to the ancient icons of exceptional quality....More

1  Thank Ashleydourdan
Reviewed 23 April 2017

It's not a large collection of sacred icons, but it's pretty inclusive of the Ohrid area and includes many fine ancient icons from the many centuries of Orthodox Christianity in this sacred area.

1  Thank Larry A
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The magnificent collection of religious icons on show in this gallery date from the middle of the 11th to the end of the 19th Century. All of them are vibrant and powerful and look like they were created yesterday, none of the photographs of them...More

Thank william C
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Very exciting gallery for people of art, people who respect the history of christian religion. I was really impressed of the lecture about methods of painting icons.

Thank nantona
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I was speechless when I entered the Gallery. I recommend a guided tour, since the written information for every icon is not sufficient. Worth every penny!

Thank preveduvac
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The biggest surprise was icon old for one thousand years. You can really enjoy it in silence and prayer.

Thank _ud0v_tg
Reviewed 29 September 2015

I've never seen such old icons before, the oldest ones are from XI century. It's a pity that you can't take photos. This place will be extremely interesting for orthodox christians.

Thank Anukhina
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