Art Gallery of Hermoupolis

Art Gallery - Ermoupolis
The Art Gallery is one of the first public buildings of Greece.  The impressive building of Cyclades Gallery is housed in a unique architectural and historical value property on the northern part of Syros Harbor, in Ermoupolis. In its atmospheres, accommodatess art exhibitions that exposes various figurative work of painting, sculpture etc, while the small [...] Read More »

Markos Vamvakaris Museum

Markos Vamvakaris
Markos Vamvakaris’ s Museum was established in 1995 in the centre of Ano Syros. In an old residence which was renovated to house. The personal possessions of the troubadour who was born in 1905 in Ano Syros and lived there the first years of his life. Markos Vamvakaris In the museum, Markos’s friends can see [...] Read More »

Saint George Cathedral

The first church of Saint George was built in 1200 A.D. and since then it has been rebuilt three times. The church today, dating since 1834, is a three-aisle basilica and is decorated with great icons. Among them is the icon of "Lady of Hope", which the Catholics of Syros worship. In 1652 it became [...] Read More »

The Temple of Anastasi

Anastasi is built in the top of Dili hill. This orthodox church resembles it compensates the dominating form the catholic Saint George in the hill of Ano Syra. The initial (1858) drawing of Municipality Ermoupolis was to set up in the place, a monument of killed persons at the Revolution, that was placed finally front [...] Read More »

Apollon Theater

The first theatrical representations in Hermoupolis are dated, from 1826. In the first years one wooden house served various theatric artists that visited the island. Thus the theatrical movement of Syros will make perceptible the need a permanent and organised theatre. The initiative for his construction him undertook a man from Hermoupolis M.K. Salvagos. On [...] Read More »

The municipal Library of hermoupolis

The Municipal Library of Hermoupolis is accommodated in the ground floor of Intellectual Centre, beautiful neo classic building of 19th century (1863-1865). The library comes to use in 1926 and begins with core of books of 2000 roughly sections from the collections of library of High school (1835) and more specifically the library of Jacob [...] Read More »

The Industrial Museum of Hermoupolis

We welcome you to the Industrial Museum of Ermoupolis, a museum for our city, for industry, shipping and related traditional professions. In Syros and Ermoupolis, there is a rich industrial heritage. Old factories and museums such as the Industrial Museum of Ermoupolis, which invites you to a fascinating journey to discover the different ways in [...] Read More »

Archaeological Museum of Syros

The Archaeological Museum of Ermoupolis is one of the oldest museums in our country. It was founded in 1834 and was housed in the Town Hall, an important monument of the city. Originally founded as main Prefectural Museum of Cyclades, as Ermoupoli is the capital of the county and includes exhibits from all the islands of [...] Read More »

The old Harbor – Transit and Customs

Transit Warehouses "Transit" and Customs. Location Nissaki in the old harbor. Transit Warehouses were built in 1834 in designs by German architects I. Erlacher and B. Vailer. It is one of the first public buildings in modern Greece, along with the Lighthouse of the port of Ermoupolis and the Clearinghouse. The building is 125m long [...] Read More »

Agios Nikolaos

The Church of Agios Nikolaos is an Orthodox temple in Syros and a patron saint of the capital Ermoupolis. It is near to Miaouli Square and the Apollon Theater and is considered to be one of the most important sights of the island. It is the third most ancient temple of Ermoupolis, after the Holy [...] Read More »