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Monastery of Osios Loukas at Steiri
The monastery lies on the west slope of Mt. Helikon, below the acropolis of ancient Steirion. It is enclosed by a wall and comprises two- and three-storeyed blocks of cells, a bell-tower at the SW corner, the Refectory on the south side and the two adjoining churches, at the centre of the enclosure.

The smaller church, dedicated to the Theotocos, was built in the 10th century. It is the earliest known example of the four-column, cross-in-square type, it has a spacious, two-column narthex ...
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See Also
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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
Museum of the Monastery of Preveli
Numismatic Museum
Palace of the Grand Masters
Pavlos Kountouriotis Mansion
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Vouvalis Mansion
White Tower: Museum
White Tower: Museum