Sifnos Panagia ta Fyrogia Monastery & Museum

Sifnos Panagia ta FyrogiaSifnos Panagia ta Fyrogia old Monastery & pottery Museum is on the road to Vathi, in a distance about one kilometre from Katavati.

The monastery rebuilt in 1978  was awarded with the special prize of Europa Nostra. Some years ago monks, from the monastery of Profitis Elias, used to stay during wintertime in Sifnos Panagia ta Fyrogia Monastery. Nowadays tourists can visit the bakery, the olive mill and some cells of the monks.

Sifnos Panagia ta Fyrogia monastery has also a  pottery museum exhibiting Kosmas Xenakis ceramics collection.

 

 

Sifnos Panagia ta Fyrogia photo gallery

 

 

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