Sacristy (P.I.I.E.T.)

Skevofylakio

 

Access

Located in Chora, in the Church of Annunciation (Panagia), on the first floor of the east wing

Hours

Admission upon request

Phone

22830 22256

Admission

Free

Secrets 

  • The Sacristy gathers precious religious objects from the 19th century up today.
  • Among the exhibits are included: crosses, cherubs, chalices, censers, candlesticks, Gospels, reliquaries, jewelry, candles, vestments, etc.
  • Of particular interest are: The Cross of Sanctification (donation by Greek soldiers of '40s), the silver covenant of the founders of the Holy Foundation, Russian vestments of the 19th century, the silver gilt case of the icon of Virgin Mary (Nikiforos Lytras) and the gold ring of G.Karaiskakis.
  • The total number of exhibits come from believers’ donations.