Byzantine Fresco Chapel Museum

Interesting
The Menil's Byzantine Fresco Chapel Museum holds the only intact Byzantine frescoes in the Western Hemisphere, rescued from thieves attempting to smuggle the 13C artwork out of Turkish-controlled Cyprus. The frescoes underwent restoration that took two years.

Useful information

Address : 

4011 Yupon St.

Phone:

+1 713-521-3990

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