Byzantine Monastery Fragkavillas

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Address: 
Amaliada
Latitude: 
37.778797
Longitude: 
21.368496
Telephone: 
2610 276143
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Dedicated in the name of Our Lady is one of the most famous monuments of Christian architecture in Ilia . Outside Amaliada is the Byzantine monastery Fragkavillas today internship Metropolis Ilia. Its church , built in the Middle Byzantine period , is one of the most important temples of Elis . Belongs to the type four-column cruciform church with a dome .

Subsequent additions and alterations have altered the shape of the exterior , which today appears bulky and adiarthroti . Inside kept interesting wall paintings . The oldest is probably notions of the erection of the monument and the Jr. dating to the 17th century .

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