Must-see attractions in Hydra Town

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    Kimisis Tis Theotokou Cathedral

    Within the peaceful monastery complex on the harbour, this lovely cathedral dates from the 17th century and has a Tinian-marble bell tower. Its…

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    Lazaros Koundouriotis Historical Mansion

    Hydra’s star cultural attraction is this handsome ochre-coloured arhontiko (stone mansion) high above the harbour. It was the home of one of the major…

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    Deste Foundation

    Deste Foundation hosts an annual Hydra exhibit at the small former slaughterhouse on the sea.

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    Historical Archives Museum of Hydra

    This fine harbourfront museum houses an extensive collection of portraits and naval artefacts, with an emphasis on the island’s role in the War of…

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    Ecclesiastical Museum

    Housed in the peaceful monastery complex on the harbour, the Ecclesiastical Museum contains a collection of icons.