DESCRIPTION
THE MONUMENT
INFORMATION
 

 
Monastery of Preveli
It is a stauropegian monastery founded probably in the 16th century. It played an important part during the Cretan revolutions and particularly during the revolution of 1866, when the rebels took refuge there. It was an extremely wealthy monastery with a large real estate property. In 1831, the first Greek School was founded there.

The Katholicon is a two-aisled church dedicated to St John the Theologian and the Annunciation of the Virgin. It was built in 1836 but has been repaired many times ...
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See Also
Other museums that are monuments too
Archaeological Museum of Karpathos
Ecclesiastical Museum of the Holy Bishopry of Maroneia and Komotini
Ecclesiastical Museum of the Toplou Monastery
Museum of the Ancient Agora
Museum of the Monastery of Arkadi
Numismatic Museum
Palace of the Grand Masters
Pavlos Kountouriotis Mansion
Refectory of Nea Moni Chios
Sculpture Collection of the Monastery of Osios Loukas
Vouvalis Mansion
White Tower: Museum
White Tower: Museum