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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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Excellent museum

We went at the Leventis the first morning we were in Nicosia. This was a really great way of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
acd007
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Rixensart, Belgium
Award-winning Museum

One of the very best museums in Cyprus with a fine collection of works of art, paintings and... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Papalimni
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London, United Kingdom
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“old city” (13 reviews)
“three floors” (5 reviews)
“pre history” (2 reviews)
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15 -17 Hippocrates Street, Laiki Yitonia | Nicosia, Nicosia 1500, Cyprus
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+357 22 661475
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"old city"
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"three floors"
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"pre history"
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"potted history"
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"interesting displays"
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"everyday life"
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"ancient times"
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"chronological order"
in 3 reviews
"british occupation"
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"top floor"
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"gift shop"
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"folk art"
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"private collection"
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"cyprus history"
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"great collection"
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"beautiful building"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went at the Leventis the first morning we were in Nicosia. This was a really great way of discovering the history of the city and area of Nicosia. This allowed us, the following days, to discover the city with another look. The museum, free...More

1  Thank acd007
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

One of the very best museums in Cyprus with a fine collection of works of art, paintings and historical objects. A real gem. Great bookshop too.

Thank Papalimni
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Extraordinary museum to explain the entire history of Lefkosia. Very well organised, very helpful and polite personell, nice atmosphere. Free entrance, but high standard!

Thank Vlad-Ioan S
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

In the museum you can see various artifacts, paintings, clothes and other items from the long history of Cyprus (from 4000BC till today). They have "temporary Exhibitions" that have additional information on the subject they choose to "promote" The museum does not charge any entrance...More

Thank Andreas R
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

There is no entrance fee, but a collection box is unobtrusively placed in the entrance area. On the morning of my visit, I think I was the only person there, apart from the staff. There are 3 floors charting Nicosia's history from ancient times to...More

1  Thank Dinah F
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

A central museum, easy to arrive walking, 200m from Ledras st. It tell you the history of Cyprus in a easy manner! Its nice the walk inside the museum and we learnt all about the Cyprus history!

Thank adibfarid
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

The Cyprus Museum is great for prehistoric and ancient times, this one focuses more on Nicosia itself from the Middle Ages to British colonial times. The exhibition is definitely worth visiting.

Thank swisstraveller1022
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Travel through time learning all the way in this fantastic museum. Thus place takes you on a wonderful journey every now and then people from yesteryear pop up like Kirchener and Her Majesty the Queen. But the journey starts way back in history . Well...More

Thank lobster64
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

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

Thank kiltmaker2
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

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
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