Μonuments

The Loggia of Rethymno

Loggia has been built during the 16th century and was designed by the famous architect Michel Snamicheli. Loggia was an eminent building of the city centre and has been a meeting […]


Rimondi Fountain

The Rimondi fountain was built in 1626 by the city’s Rector A. Rimondi. It covered part of the city’s water needs and it is located in the Platanou square, which […]


Saint Francesco Church

The church of Saint Francesco is one of the most important monuments of Rethymno. It was the main temple of the Monastery of the Francesca Order. The architecture of the […]


Mosque Neratzes

This building was the church of the monastery and was dedicated to Our Lady of Augustinian “SantaMaria”. The church is rectangular in shape and is set with three small domes […]


Turkish School

The 1st Primary School of Rethymno or “Turks” , as it is usually called, is the oldest school building in Rethymno. This area housed Ottoman girls school founded in 1795 […]


Public Library

Η βιβλιοθήκη στεγάζεται στον αύλειο χώρο του ναού της Αγίας Βαρβάρας από το 1945. Η πρώτη μεγάλη δωρεά βιβλίων έγινε το 1879, από το ρεθυμνιώτη λόγιο Εμμανουήλ Βιβυλάκη και αποτελούνταν […]


Kara Moussa Passa Mosque

The mosque is named from the Turkish commander of naval operations occupation of Rethymno, 1646 . Instead, during the Venetian period , there was a monastery dedicated to Saint Barbara […]