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Crete Sights

Neratze

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Updated 09/04/2014

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The most visible sign of the Turkish occupation of Rethymnon is the graceful minaret, one the few to survive in Greece, that rises above the Neratze. This large stone structure looming over the narrow lanes of the city center was a monastery, then church, under the Venetians, and was subsequently converted to a mosque under the Ottomans before being transformed into today's concert hall.

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Odos Verna and Odos Ethnikis Adistaseos, Rethymnon, Crete, 74100, Greece

Updated 09/04/2014

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