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Nea Moni of Chios

Nea Moni (11th century) has been the most important religious center of Chios for centuries and one of the most important Byzantine monuments in Greece (it is included in UNESCO’s World Heritage Monument List). One of the most important ensembles of Byzantine mosaics in the Mediterranean is preserved in the catholicon! The museum which is housed in an old two story cell exhibits post Byzantine icons as well as religious and folk embroidery.

  •  Nea Moni Museum: 22710-79.370


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