Church and Church Museum of Archangel Michael at Pera Oreinis




Church and Church Museum of Archangel Michael at Pera OreinisA very old church of unknown date of construction, (16th century circa 1570). Features aninterior of 5 x 10 meters plus the Holy sanctuary. The icons date back to the 16th and 17th centuries. A large icon of Archangel Michael is characteristic of its icons (2,30 m x 1,48m). The church was renovated in 1890 and celebretes its  saint name day on November 8. The church is used for verious religious events such as baptisms, weddings etc.

District: Nicosia

Accreditation: Metropolis Tamasos & Oreinis

Operation Period: All year

Working Hours: No working hours. Visiting the site can be done by prearrangement phone 00357-99429565 (Nick Tomasidis)

Facilities: The museum and the church is not accessible for people in wheelchairs. Within the museum there is a small shop where guests have the opportunity to purchase various souvenirs such as books and pictures. Given free flyer brochure about the museum (Greek, English and Russian) and sold for 8 euros Museum Guide and other ecclesiastical monuments Peraton (Greek, English and Russian) and image copies of the museum (fee 5 and 10 euro). All transactions by cash only. Parking is available. There are restrooms opposite the cultural center and the church.

Contact Telephone / Fax: 00357-99429565 / 00357-22624600

Website / Email: www.imtamasou.org.cy / grammateia@imtamasou.org.cy

Admission Fee: Free. Accepted voluntary contributions.

Supply Fee: –

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