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Church of The Assumption of Virgin Mary

72 Stamatiou Proiou, 841 00, Greece
+30 2281 082204
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The most important to see in syros

The church of ""koimhshs the Panagias ten Psarianwn "" was built from people of Creta moved in... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
kikibrl
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Argostolion, Greece
Glory and splendour

We were amazed not only by El Greco`s icon but also by experiencing such a truly unique masterpiece... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
NFratzeskos
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Athens, Greece
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28 May 2018
“The most important to see in syros”
9 Oct 2017
“Glory and splendour”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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72 Stamatiou Proiou, 841 00, Greece
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+30 2281 082204
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

The church of ""koimhshs the Panagias ten Psarianwn "" was built from people of Creta moved in Syros .Probably somebody brought the icon that Domenico Theotokopoulos paint without knowing how precious was.Very recently a connoisseur who visited the church discover the icon and its Importance.He...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We were amazed not only by El Greco`s icon but also by experiencing such a truly unique masterpiece as a whole! A sacred place with a long history. A piece of the important contribution of Psara to the Greek Nation. We are grateful to Father...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

The church is beautiful as all the churches were saw in Syros. The highlight though is the painting of El Greco. It is a small painting at the entrance of the church to your right.

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is a most beautiful church and I am glad that I went to see it. I have been an admirer of Domenikos Theotokopoulos (El Greco) and his paintings, and I needed to see his Icon of the Dormition of the Theotokos (Virgin Mary) that...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

This impessive church was built in the early 19th century and it' s found in Ermoupolis, Near the center of the town. Yet, one should visit it as well because of the El Greco painting entitled "Dormition of Virgin Mary" which is dated around 1560....More

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Reviewed 13 April 2016

This is one of the first churches in Syros.Renovated after WW2.Beautiful deccoration and one of the first works of El Greco.I don't have to say a lot because there is Papa Kostas who will give all information about everythink.He is one of the best priest...More

1  Thank Nikolaos R
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Reviewed 3 October 2015

This church 'Koimisi tis Theotokou' translates as Church of the 'Dormition of the Mother of God', and it's here that you'll find an authentic icon of the same name painted by the world famous Greek painter El Greco around 1567. It's just inside the main...More

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