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Gallery Kypriaki Gonia ( Visit Site )

Gallery Kypriaki Gonia is known for showcasing and encouraging works of both national and international artists. The gallery displays innovative works of art along with art-consulting services from experts for art collectors and connoisseurs.

Address: Stadiou 45, Larnaca 6020, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 621 109

Atelier Di Pittura ( Visit Site )

The Atelier di Pittura is a painting workshop and also a gallery for various artists. Courses in painting, architectural design and fashion design are conducted here.

Address: Stadiou 11 Street 6020 Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 77 777 475


Larnaca Fort - Larnaca Medieval Museum ( Wikipedia )

The Larnaca Fort stands at the south end of 'Phoinikoudes' Corniche and was built around 14th century during the reign of James I. Erected in the shape of a square tower, it was rebuilt during the Ottoman rule. During the British era, it was used as a prison. The upper floor of the fort contains a small medieval museum and its courtyard is sometimes used for cultural events.

Address: Athenon Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 630 576


Larnaca District Archaeological Museum – Lárnaka Eparkhiakó Mouseío
( Wikipedia )

This museum exhibits artefacts and remains from Neolithic settlements of Choirokitia and Tenta, when Larnaca was known as Kition to the Roman Era. The artefacts include sculptures, pottery and vase collections and some glass and clay ornaments from Roman times. The museum is linked with the Aphrodite Cultural Route.

Address: Plateia Kalograion Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 304 169

Larnaca Municipal Museum of Natural History ( Visit Site )

This is a small but interesting museum that is dedicated to the flora and fauna of Larnaca. All kinds of local insects, reptiles, birds, fossils, animals and rock formations are displayed here. One must visit the collection of insects of Cyprus as well as collection of the endemic plants of the island.

Address: Leoforos Grigori Afxentiou, (within the Larnaca Municipal Gardens), Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 652 569


Pierides Foundation Archaeological Museum ( Visit Site )

A private museum, it contains findings and work of art from all over Cyprus. Collections ranging from prehistoric times, Roman Era, Byzantine empires and Middle Ages are exhibited here. Run privately by the Pierides family, it is the oldest private museum in Cyprus.

Address: Zinonos Kitieos Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 814 555


Byzantine Museum of Agios Lazaros Church ( Visit Site )

Constructed next to the 10th century built Agios Lazaros Church, it exhibits some important religious icons, artefacts and relics. It actually resides in the porch that is located to the south of the church.

Address: Plateia Agiou Lazarou, Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 652 498


Pierides - Tornaritis Palaeontology Museum ( Visit Site )

This museum is located in the Customs Warehouse, Europe square. Built in a typical colonial style, the museum displays a unique collection of fossils of over 500 million years. Among the local exhibits include bones from pygmy elephants and hippopotami, which died around 10,000 B.C.

Address: Plateia Evropis, Leoforos Athinon, Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 814 555

Lefkara village: Museum of Traditional Embroidery & Silversmith-work ( Visit Site )

The Museum of Traditional Embroidery & Silversmith-work is located in the village of Lefkara, which is about 25 miles from Larnaca. It is built in the House of Patsalos, which is made entirely from white limestone. On the upper floor the museum exhibits a large collection of old Lefkara embroidery, traditional costumes, jewellery and silverwork for which the village is known.

Address: House of Patsalos, Lefkara village, Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 342 326

Lefkara village: "Fatsa" Wax Museum ( Visit Site )

The Wax Museum exhibits wax figures of Cypriot personalities and showcases scenes from Cyprus's history as well as the life of the local people as history passed by.

Address: 9 Agiou Louka, 7731 Skarinou, Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 621 048

Kato Drys village: Rural Museum (House of Gabriel and Eleni Papachristoforou)
( Visit Site )

Kato Drys is a lace-making village, which has more churches than houses. The village has its own rural museum called the House of Gabriel and Eleni Papachristoforou, which exhibits lace works.

Address: 7714, Kato Drys Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 342 833

Larnaca Municipal Art Gallery ( Visit Site )

This gallery is part of Larnaca Municipal Cultural Centre and hosts various exhibitions by local and international artists.

Address: Athinon Avenue, Europe Square, 6022, Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 24 658 848