Pyrgos is about 27km by paved road from Tinos Town. The town is a small artistic center. Two simple museums of sculpture are there along with the School of Fine Arts at Prygos.

Also of interest are the prevalence of small carvings adorning the houses as lintels and placed over windows.

Child runs past a doorway in Pyrgos
Doorway and flowers.
Cafe at the central square.
Detail of carved door from previous slide.
Many houses have carvings above their door.
Courtyard of house.
Last modified 2/6/15; posted 7/28/03; original content © 2015, 2003 John P. Nordin