The Samian monasteries, monumental with harmonious proportions, where built in beautiful and evocative sites, witness for the deep religious feeling of Samians but also the expanded cenobitic monastic tradition of Samos.

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founded before 1677, by the monk Akakios

Metochi of Agios Georgios at Marathokampos (Greek Άγιος Γεώργιος Μαραθοκάμπου = Saint George at Marathokampos) was founded before 1677, by the monk Akakios who came from the monastery of Evangelist John the Theologian in Patmos.

founded in 1823 by unknown monks

Monastery of Agios Ioannis Theologos (in Greek Άγιος Ιωάννης ο Θεολόγος = Saint John the Theologian) was founded in 1823 by unknown monks.

The Catholic monastery Assumption of Mary, or Fragoklisias (=Franks church), as the locals call, was founded in 1901 by the Sisters of St. Joseph,. The church belongs to Catholic Archdiocese of Naxos & Tinos, but the rest building of the…

was founded in 1954 by Archimandrite Ioanni Papandoniou

The small monastery of Evaggelistrias Pagonda was founded in 1954 by Archimandrite Ioanni Papandoniou (from Koumeika) , while the church was built earlier ιν 1941 on the foundations of an ancient church that was there.

founded in early 19th century by monks group of Mount Athos

The monastery of Kimisis Theotokou (Greek Κοίμησις της Θεοτόκου = The Assumption of the Virgin Mary), was founded in early 19th century by monks group of Mount Athos.

was founded in 1730 (or 1735), by the monk Azaria

Metochi Zoodochou Pigis Kotsika was founded in 1730 (or 1735), by the monk Azaria from New Ephesus, and belongs to the Samian Monastery “Panagia Vrontiani” in Vourliotes village.