Ι. Ν. Παναγίας Ρόμβης
Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
10, Evangelistrias & Ermou Street, Downtown
An early Byzantine church, rebuilt during the Turkish occupation. During renovation works in 1973, and on the southwestern corner of the church, a series of ancient walls, part of an ionic pedestal, and other ancient fragments were found, testifying to the existence of an ancient temple on site.
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