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Shacolas Tower Museum & Observatory

Ledra Street | 11th Floor of the Debenhams Building, Nicosia, Cyprus
+357 22 679369
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Tower in the Middle of Nicosia Commercial District

This Tower Museum is the main tower located in the heart of Nicosia which is within the Commercial... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kiltmaker2
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Evanston, Illinois
observatory

in the mid of the old city one of the only odbervatory points down ledra street-free entrance... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
eatpraylove082
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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Ledra Street | 11th Floor of the Debenhams Building, Nicosia, Cyprus
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Tower Museum is the main tower located in the heart of Nicosia which is within the Commercial District area. You could see a great view of the city from the top deck.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

in the mid of the old city one of the only odbervatory points down ledra street-free entrance -culture

Thank eatpraylove082
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the the tower you get what you expect, a good panorama view of the city. It isn't the prettiest of cities to look down upon, both trying to make out the green line and see differences between the two parts of the city was...More

Thank Christian K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great to see all of Nicosia and brush up on some historical elements. I am local and always take visitors there!

Thank Paparisvas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small observation deck gives you a brilliant all-round view of what is otherwise a pretty low-rise city. There are panoramic photographs and interactive screens which give you an idea of where the main landmarks are located and a bit about them - this is...More

Thank MrThomas1981
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Only takes 30 minutes maximum but worth it to orientate yourself in Nicosia. Has 360 views out over the city and explanatory notes on key landmarks and buildings. There's an 8 minute film about the history of Nicosia which was really interesting. Only cost 2.50euro...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The observatory is a very nice place to go to when visiting Lefkosia. Going in, there are wonderful drawings hanging on the wall of maps of the streets around. Very cute. To get up top you go up in a lift, and then you have...More

Thank LucyKotsiopoulou
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is the place to visit if you want to see the whole of Nicosia. It is interesting to see the old and new. There is a lot of information available regarding the places you can see from there, and a small room to watch...More

Thank RebGregor
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The museum was lovely - simply explaining the history of Nicosia and telling you about everything that you could see from the observatory. The person who worked there brought me binoculars so I could have a closer look through the glass. I went really early,...More

Thank luke w
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great spot to view the whole city of Nicosia from the top floor of Shacolas Building. Offers a spherical view of the city of Nicosia as far as the eye can see along with historical data of the city.

Thank Elena K
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