Polis Chrysochous Municipality has the privilege of being one of the most historic municipalities in Cyprus, founded in 1882 from the early years of British colonian rule. Today Polis Chrysochous is the continuation of the ancient Polis cities of Marion- Arsinoe and its the point of reference of the social, economic and spiritual life of the residents of the whole area of Polis Chrysochous.
The history and tradition of the region is rich. Historically, its flourished since the 8th century bc. The ancient city of Marion, one of the ten kingdoms of Cyprus and antiquities belonging to this Greek kingdom of ancient Cyprus isconstantly found in the area.