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Beatifull interior

Since the was a mass going on I couldn't really take an intensive look around but what I have seen... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2016
Harm V
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Leiden, The Netherlands
Worth a visit

Check the hours as we had to go by a couple of times till it was open. Worth the effort. Remarkable... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
wlehm77
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Jul 29, 2018
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“Wonderful icons”
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Check the hours as we had to go by a couple of times till it was open. Worth the effort. Remarkable exhibit of icons and beautiful to see.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

Wonderful icons and other objects from the 11-18th c. Go early so as to avoid the hordes of tourists.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 13, 2018

We spent a little time listening to a talk about the origin of the icons and a demo of how they're made. By about half way thru, I was ready to leave. If you love religious icons, go. Otherwise, spend your time elsewhere.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank crosswycke
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Fortunately the Ottomans plastered over these beautiful Fresco's, which helped to preserve them. They have now been painstakingly restored, and look fresh despite centuries of exposure. The illustrations of biblical motives are so clear that you can interpret the images yourself. But a guide can...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Reslysten54
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Ohcrid us not a museum town but the icon gallery is a beautiful small museum that should not be missed! Most icons are from the 14 century, beautifully painted, a lot with gold decoration, we were really impressed.Most of them are from the near by...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank dolir
Reviewed June 29, 2017

Usual 100 DMK admission fee to see centuries of icon(ic) art. Some pieces are inevitably more significant / better preserved / visually more pleasing than others, although all have descriptions (also in English). There is no real "background" info; a short panel detailing the history...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed November 7, 2016

Since the was a mass going on I couldn't really take an intensive look around but what I have seen and heard was impressive. Devotion was felt.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Harm V
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