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The National Struggle Museum

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Very interesting

Tells the graphic story of EOKA and the Cypriot fight for independence from Britain. Featuring many... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
Mike S
London, United Kingdom
The battle for independence

This museum is dedicated to the struggle of Cyprus to gain independence in the 1950s. It is a quiet... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
Diss, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

I found this museum very moving. There are photographs and documents that detail the struggle of the Greek Cypriot people to gain independence from Britain during the 1950s. It is well laid out. Some of the life-size statue scenes that reside within the museum enhance...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

Tells the graphic story of EOKA and the Cypriot fight for independence from Britain. Featuring many black and white photos of the era and honouring those greek cypriots who died in this cause.Primarily written info.inGreek with some Englsh translation.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mike S
Reviewed October 9, 2018

In this museum gathers the struggle ,the sufferings of a small island to gain its FREEDOM after so many years of British rule.The struggle was uneven and as young school boys of 14 to 18years with the idea for FREEDOM against Proffessional Army The british...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Marios P
Reviewed August 21, 2018

This museum is dedicated to the struggle of Cyprus to gain independence in the 1950s. It is a quiet place to come and read about their Cypriot heroes and the British villains of the era. Some of the black & white photos are graphic but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Swedishtomcat
Reviewed August 3, 2018

After eventually finding the museum which is next to several other museums. We were not charged on entry. There is lots of historic things in here to do with the Cypriot struggle against the British in the 1950's & 60's. It is an eyeopener for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank flyingal1
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Simply a propaganda experience aimed at the 'evil ' British. Much like the Grivas 'Museum ' in Paphos which glorifies terrorism. .....ENOUGH SAID. THE National Struggle Museum in the North of Nicosia gives a far better idea of what was actually going on in the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 2910adf
Reviewed June 1, 2018

From this place, I learned something that I did not know before. Maybe it helps us understand more about international politics.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Yali L
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Was passing this on a self-guided walking tour and looked in - glad I did. interesting displays and gave a real sense of the history - free to enter and just the right amount for me.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank johmar_11
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

We went in search for recent social Cypriot history and certainly found it here. I felt ashamed that I was not aware of what had happened here at the hands of the Brits especially in such recent times - worse for me as I hold...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kate_bowen
Reviewed March 13, 2018

you can easily go round in half an hour - everything is so easy to follow and the staff so helpful. it is free - I learnt so much

Date of experience: March 2018
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