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Church of Virgin Mary Chrisaliniotissas

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A beautiful small 15th century church

A beautiful small 15th century Orthodox church, located in the old part of Nicosia town. Icon Madre... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2018
ATHINA T
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Nicosia, Cyprus
A must-visit monument in Leukosia!

I visit the church in a quiet Saturday morning and I had a great time there! This Byzantine church... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
133iliask
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Argos, Greece
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May 10, 2018
“A beautiful small 15th century church”
Oct 16, 2017
“A must-visit monument in Leukosia!”
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

A beautiful small 15th century Orthodox church, located in the old part of Nicosia town. Icon Madre della Consolazione transfered in the Vyzantino Museum of the Archbishopic Plalace.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ATHINA T
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

I visit the church in a quiet Saturday morning and I had a great time there! This Byzantine church is inside the old city of Leukosia and has a very interesting architecture! The church is made from stone and the interior is very beautiful !...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 133iliask
Reviewed September 30, 2017

This is another church set in sandstone with a nice compact and well kept garden. The church itself has a steeple, domes and large windows and proudly flies the Greek flag high at it's front door. Unfortunately I cannot comment on it's interior as again...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed August 19, 2017

Quite smallish, but very cute little church in Lefkosia. Chrisaliniotissa is one of the many names for the Virgin Mary, and in this case means "gold wool". It's quite a shallow church, and completely made from stone; one is allowed inside, but no photographs. It...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank LucyKotsiopoulou
Reviewed October 13, 2016

A religious symbol for Nicosia, very well known to locals. A traditional Greek Orthodox church with its own history a visitor should learn.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank PAMBOS K
Reviewed May 12, 2016

The Church of Panagia Chrysaliniotissa is situated within the old city of Nicosia very near to the green line. This Byzantine Church was built in stone the year 1450 and many additions were made to the original structure which led to many rooms inside; each...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Issa N
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