The island of Cyprus has a fascinating history and a rich culture that has its roots deeply entwined within 3 continents. Here are some of our top museum picks that you’re sure to love…
The island of Cyprus has a fascinating history and a rich culture that has its roots deeply entwined within 3 continents. You can discover so much about the past when you take the time to explore. There are many well-preserved historic and archaeological sites to visit, and a whole host of brilliant museums. While Cyprus is a sun-worshippers paradise, it’s also wonderful to escape the sun for a while and enjoy a stroll around a fascinating museum. Why not learn a little about Cyprus on your next visit by discovering some of the best museums on the island? It’ll be an experience that’s memorable and educational. Whether you’re keen on art, culture, or history, you’ll love a trip to a museum. Here are some of our top museum picks that you’re sure to love…
The history of medical care in Cyprus comes to life in this amazing museum in Kato Polemedia. Cyprus is famous for its world-class medical services, and this museum takes you back in time to discover the pathway to this great accolade. With more than 200 exhibits to discover, you can see life-size models of operating and examining rooms from the past, alongside ground-breaking technologies such as electrocardiograph and hemodialysis machines. Touch screen computers give visitors the opportunity to learn more, and you can take a break in the beautiful botanical garden, The perfect spot to relax and watch the world go by for a while.
We urge all automobile enthusiasts to head to the Cyprus Historic & Classic Motor Museum in Limassol. It’s a fabulous day out, with 3500 square metres of automotive excitement to explore. The museum is packed full of restored classic and vintage vehicles, and there’s always something going on, from unique exhibitions to fashion shows and photoshoots. The collection includes an eclectic mix of historic vehicles including agricultural vehicles, commercial vehicles, and motorbikes. In addition, there are also more than 3800 model cars exhibited including Dinky and Corgi models.
A stroll around an art gallery is so relaxing and inspiring. It’s worth tearing yourself away from the beach to enjoy the amazing exhibits at the A.G. Leventis Gallery in Nicosia. Here you can view incredible artwork from the best artists in Cyprus, as well as a wide selection of works from across Europe. Discover 19th and 20th-century Greek art and modern art from Paris. Also not to be missed is the A.G. Leventis Coin Collection, a glistening collection of gold coins and commemorative gold medals.
If you’re visiting Cyprus as a tourist, taking a tour of some of the island’s museums can be so enlightening. It’s ideal for families, making education and learning fun while enjoying a holiday. If you’re in Cyprus for your medical treatment, exploring the museums is a wonderful way to spend your recuperation period, you can take the museums at your own pace, out of the heat of the sun, and you’ll find it truly fascinating. For more information about Cyprus, and the medical facilities and services available here, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us, we’re here to help you with every aspect of planning your medical trip, and we’re always happy to recommend great places to visit too!
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