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|By the 16th and 17th century, Rethymnon had become an important
artistic and cultural centre. Modern day Rethymnon continues this
tradition. There are several annual arts festivals hosted
here. Many local people still practise handicrafts such as
woodcarving, pottery and weaving.
Rethymnon also hosts a very active community of painters, sculptors and musicians.