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Old Venetian Monastery rescued from ruin and still being excavated. No furnishings.

We visited this intriguing building in October when it housed a wonderful exhibition of modern... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2019
JanGeorge
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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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We stumbled upon this church by accident when visiting the natural history museum. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
staceymV9745XW
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1 Jan 2019
“Old Venetian Monastery rescued from ruin and still being excavated. No furnishings.”
15 Jul 2018
“Hidden gem”
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

We visited this intriguing building in October when it housed a wonderful exhibition of modern Christian mosaic art. There is very little remaining of the interior of the building but being Venetian it must have been very grand at one time! Excavations around the monastery...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this church by accident when visiting the natural history museum. Beautiful inside and very peaceful in the middle of the hustle and bustle of Heraklion. A lovely lady by the door who was very informative. Worth a look inside.

Date of experience: July 2018
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