The Church of Agios Ioannis, built by the Mavromichalis family on a tiny square west of the main square, contains a series of well-preserved frescoes relating the life of Jesus. Opening hours are irregular, but it's conveniently located right next to the museum.
Church of Agios Ioannis
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