Larnaca: Culture and Arts
White washed houses, palm-trees and sandy beaches
Larnaca is perfect for culture vultures, as it is burst with museums and galleries. There are two beautiful art galleries in Larnaca, the Gallery Kypriaki Gonia, which displays works from the past and present day from national and international artists alike. In addition, Larnaca’s cultural centre houses a theatre, as well as the Municipal art gallery that hosts popular exhibitions that tour Europe and the world. Larnaca has a variety of historic and up to date theatres to suit all audiences. The Town Hall Theatre is an intimate venue with a mere 250 seats, while the medieval fort has an open air theatre with 600 seats, whereas an incredible 2100 seats line the Pattichion Municipal Amphitheatre. These theatres stage Greek comedies and tragedies, operas and concerts during the Larnaca Festival. Larnaca is the perfect holiday destination to experience and learn about Greek culture.