Ikonenmuseum

Museum in Kampen

Religious icons are the subject of this museum in a 17th-century monastery. Hundreds from around the world are shown here, spanning the centuries; most originate from Russia, Greece, Bulgaria, Ethiopia and Romania.

Rooms are arranged thematically, ranging from holiday icons to those featuring prophets from the Old Testament, the Virgin Mary, Apostles and so forth. Watch for temporary exhibitions, workshops and occasional concerts.

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