In Paxi there were 39 churches in 1686, 45 in 1739 and 51 in 1781.
Nowadays, the island has 64 churches, two of which are old Christian churches of 6th century (Aghia Marina and Aghios Stefanos in Porto tou Ozia).
There are architectural and artistic elements in all hurches. You can see marble chancels, doors, windows, bell towers, icons of artistic and archaeological value and remarkable frescos. They all are remarkable monuments of the island.