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 »

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 »

Miaouli Square

The Miaouli Square, that is found in small distance by the harbour of Ermoupolis, is one from the infrequent in Greece squares 19th century. Today is the heart of city, the place of evening walk, the obvious point of meeting for residents and visitors. The initial name, "Othonos Square", was given to price of first king of [...] Read More »

Short history of Syros

Syros Island is found in the central point of Cyclades and as it is proved by the archaeological researches, first accommodated in the prehistoric season, (4.000 p.H.) and later at the ProtoKikladiki period (3.000 eg) The first historical report becomes from Omiros that he reports the island as "Syrii" and he called it from then [...] Read More »