5 Sights in Kos, Greece (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Kos, Greece. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Kos, Greece.

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1. Plane tree of Hippocrates

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The Tree of Hippocrates is the plane tree under which, according to legend, Hippocrates of Kos taught his pupils the art of medicine. Paul of Tarsus purportedly taught here as well. The Platanus in Kos is an oriental plane, with a crown diameter of about 12 metres, said to be the largest for a plane tree in Europe.

Wikipedia: Tree of Hippocrates (EN)

2. Defterdar Mosque

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The Defterdar Ibrahim Pasha Mosque is an Ottoman-era mosque in the island of Kos, in Greece. Built in the 18th century, it serves the Muslim-Turkish community of Kos, as one of the two out of the five Ottoman mosques to be still operational and open for prayers on Kos, the other being the Gazi Hasan Pasha Mosque.

Wikipedia: Defterdar Mosque (Kos) (EN)

3. Τζαμί της Λότζιας

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The Gazi Hasan Pasha Mosque is located in the southwest of Platia Platanou and was an Islamic house of prayer in the city of Kos on the Greek island of Kos. Because of its shape with the beautiful loggias (colonnades/arcades), this house of prayer is also called Loggia Mosque. The mosque was built in 1786.

Wikipedia: Gazi-Hasan-Pascha-Moschee (DE)

4. Casa Romana

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Casa Romana Elisa Triolo / CC BY-SA 2.0

The Roman house or Casa Romana is a Roman villa of Pompeian type of the late 2nd and early 3rd century AD, built on the ruins of a Hellenistic house with a wonderful drainage system located in Kos. It consists of 36 rooms and 3 outdoor areas, the atriums or atrium. The house has been restored.

Wikipedia: Ρωμαϊκή οικία Κω (EL)

5. Archaeological Museum of Kos

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The two-storey building in Eleftherias Square, which houses the current Archaeological Museum of Kos, is a listed monument of the era of the Italian occupation (1912-1943), built in 1936, when the General Manager of the Dodecanese was Mario Lago

Wikipedia: Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο Κω (EL)

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