Kastoria attractions

Museum in Kastoria

Byzantine Museum

This museum, home to a rich collection of icons, was recently restored, and holds some 400 Byzantine and post-Byzantine icons. A handful is on display. There are also frescoes and mosaics from local churches, as wel…
Church in Kastoria

Taxiarhia of the Metropolis

South of Plateia Omonias, note the 13th-century fresco of the Madonna and Child above this church's entrance. Inside is the sacrosanct tomb of Pavlos Melas, leader of the 1904–08 ‘Macedonian Struggle’ against the Ot…
Museum in Kastoria

Kastorian Museum of Folklore

In the Nerantzis Aïvazis family's former 530-year-old mansion, this museum displays ornaments, utensils and tools.