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Leventis Municipal Museum of Nicosia

15 -17 Hippocrates Street, Laiki Yitonia | Nicosia, Nicosia 1500, Cyprus
+357 22 661475
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Museum in the heart of Nicosia

This Museum is located in the middle of Nicosia Business district which is walking distance to the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
kiltmaker2
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Evanston, Illinois
A serene trip inside Cyprus history

Located 'within the Walls' in the heart of Old Lefkosia (Nicosia) in a brilliantly renovated... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ourania238
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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15 -17 Hippocrates Street, Laiki Yitonia | Nicosia, Nicosia 1500, Cyprus
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This Museum is located in the middle of Nicosia Business district which is walking distance to the historical neigborhood.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located 'within the Walls' in the heart of Old Lefkosia (Nicosia) in a brilliantly renovated mansion which is by itself a place of architectural and artistic interest. My first choice for a 'culture tour' whenever friends from abroad visit; even for me - a native...More

Thank Ourania238
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful structure, you not only get the chance to see the interesting displays of Nicosia history but the building itself is part of this history. Without any doubt a well-organized city museum. Like a miniature London museum (if you’ve been there you can get...More

Thank AndreasG301
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Leventis museum is located in the old city of Nicosia within walking distance from Ledra street(central shopping str in old Nicosia). The old building was the house and medical practise of Themistoklis Dervis 1894-1968.He served as a mayor of Nicosia twice.1929-1946 and 1949-1959. He donated...More

Thank Christakis C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Upon reading reviews i decided that i should visit this place. Worth the visit and loved it. You can read a lot of the information that is in there. There are sitting place on the ground level. Many ancient wedding dresses displayed on the top...More

Thank Roeza
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I found this museum to be very average with a limited collection of items and at certain times of the day it is packed with organised coach trips - usually around 1130am. Museum is very modern and has a lift to enable better access.

Thank seekeroffortune2013
Reviewed 23 April 2017

A delightful visit . Beautiful building ,well presented exhibits and so much more than we expected .Gave us a great insight into life in Cyprus through the ages as the exhibits gave you a good feel of the reality of the times .. Left feeling...More

Thank helenpY6350CL
Reviewed 29 March 2017

If you are interested in getting an in depth insight into Nicosia history, this is the place to be. It is one of the best city museums I have visited. It is small, compact and very well laid out and presented. It maintains your interest...More

Thank ZenHealer7
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Well laid out over three floors with lifts. This little museum just of Ledra street contains interesting displays from ancient times through to the British Empire. The Bridal gown exhibit which was coming to an end was very good. Classic venetian through to modern dresses...More

Thank Wendie N
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The story of the city laid out on three floors.Though to me the most interesting was the British section on the top floor.I thought it tended to jump about a bit.So there wasn't a lot of information about the last few years of colonial rule.There...More

Thank wingate
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