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Tobazi Mansion (School of Fine Art)

This is one of the most beautiful buildings on Hydra with great cultural significance. The Tobazi Mansion is located to the west of the port on an uphill road left of the Koimisis Theotokou Monastery. It has housed the School of Fine Art since 1936.

The four storey mansion hosts valuable paintings inside representing major events of 1821 (the painter, Pericles Byzantios created the faculty of the School of Fine Art, on Hydra in 1936 along with the then director of the School, which was housed in the Admiral Tobazi mansion). Over the years, it has hosted leaders and important personalities.

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