Centre of Visual Arts and Research, Nicosia

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The Centre of Visual Arts and Research (CVAR), located in Ermou Street, in the heart of the walled city of Nicosia, opened in 2014. CVAR is home to the Costas & Rita Severis collections which include paintings, traditional costumes and memorabilia related to Cyprus and its neighbours. CVAR also houses a library and research centre with over 5,000 volumes which are available to scholars and casual readers alike. In Balthazar Café, Restaurant & Roof Terrace, CVAR hosts workshops and seminars, and screens films and slide shows. CVAR hosts a wide range of activities supported by the Foundation and its partners to promote understanding and peaceful coexistence.
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  • Recommended by our B&B host- fabulous well laid out gallery of 18-20th century art- so interesting to see the way early European visitors depicted Cyprus, fascinating to see places we have visited lik...  more »
  • This is a wonderful establishment. Entrance fee is low - 5€. An informative audio guide is available for an additional 3€. It is helpful but not essential. The museum has three levels, all accessible ...  more »
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  • An amazing place at a great location. A variety of events are regularly organised, for a range of interests and ages.
  • Community Centre, good for organising events, meetings, conferences.
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