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The Museum

Come to Ayios Mamas, a centric point within Commandaria Region for a journey through time where you will meet the Tradition of Cyprus via the Residence and the tools used by a Cypriot Family to make its living. Main theme is Commandaria.

The 4000 old Sweet Cyprus Wine

During your visit to our specialized Commandaria winery take the opportunity to learn about the process of producing and taste this wine with the unique aroma which became symbol for Cyprus.

The distillery was a vital facility for any residence in the wine region. Zivania, the local drink with a concentration of alcohol about 45% was a multipurpose material used as a medicine, antiseptic and cleaner beyond its usage as a drink!

The Cypriot housewife was a multi role person. She was in charge of the housekeeping but the same time she was a farmer and of course a Mother. A main task of her was to prepare bread every day in the yard stone built oven.

Take the chance during your visit to see the collection of clay figures of the naif artist Demetris Yerocostas representing activities of agricultural life.