Mon Repos is a rare botanical garden that exhibits some 2,000 species of plant from parts of the 19th century British Empire. Mon Repos mansion, is an architecturally interesting building in neoclassical rhythm, constructed on the orders of Lord High Commissioner Sir Frederick Adam. Mon Repos Palace was initially utilized as the summer residence for the Lord High Commissioner and later as a summer residence for the royal family of Greece. Built at the start of the peninsula of Kanoni opposite the ruins of Paleopolis has spectacular sea views. The mansion operates as the Archaeological Museum of Palaeopolis that exhibits items from the excavation of this area. There are ruins of an ancient temple of the ancient goddess Hera (or Heraion) which was built around 610 BC, as well as the Kardaki temple, the best preserved of ancient temples in Corfu, two of the earliest examples of archaic Greek architecture.

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