Cyprus Medieval Museum, Limassol Castle

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The Medieval Castle of Limassol, houses the Medieval Collection of the Cyprus Museum since 1987. Its present edifice dates to the period of Ottoman rule (around 1590).

Within the exhibits someone can see body armours, medieval pottery, tombstones, superb silver, Byzantine era plates, weapons, crosses and coins. All these show the island’s economic, social and artistic evolution as well as the daily life of its people from the 3rd to the 18th century A.D.

The legend says that this is where Richard the Lionheart married Berengaria of Navarre and crowned her Queen of England in 1191

Telephone: 25305419
Address: Richard & Berengaria, 3042 Limassol

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