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Byzantine & Christian Museum

Vassilissis Sofias Avenue 22, Athens 106 75, Greece
+30 21 3213 9572
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Vassilissis Sofias Avenue 22, Athens 106 75, Greece
+30 21 3213 9572
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I liked the design of the museum itself and the way the path flowed towards through exhibits. There's a lovely cafe at the back with a very nice view. However like others have felt we felt as if our every move was watched

Thank Nikolas L
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This is a massive museum dedicated to the history and art of the Byzantine empire. This might very well be the largest collection in one place, but I'm not sure. Having been to Byzantine churches all over the Middle East, I had a lot od...More

1  Thank McG_Road_Warrior
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Very good museum and I would recommend visiting here. Unfortuantely when we visited, half the museum was closed so werent able to get the full experience.

Thank mdfer3
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

The museum offers a wide range of collection, along with a modern art collection. Do take your time, as the collection is quiet extensive. Truly enlightening. All the information is provided in Greek and English. There were certain pieces I did want to touch, as...More

1  Thank ruks_01
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We went to the museum to seek refuge from the midday heat. As students we had free entrance. We did not have big expectations for the museum but we were positively surprised. The exhibitions were very interesting and informative. We were almost the only visitors...More

Thank Louise Ø
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Museums as the should be! Large signs, information in depth for those that want it and an outstanding collection of objects made this place one of our favorite museums on a recent trip to Athens. Give yourselves time to get to the end because it...More

Thank MjM247
Reviewed 9 July 2017

It was thoroughly interesting to watch Christianity go from a small cult-like group to a major religion through the art and artifacts in the Byzantine and Christian Museum. The layout of the museum takes you on a journey from the beginning of the Byzantine age...More

1  Thank AshtonHall
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I loved everything about this museum including the grounds, the layout of the exhibits and the descriptions. My boyfriend and I are history buffs and we had a decent understanding of the time period covered when we started our visit, but we both walked out...More

Thank rainalini
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This museum is completely underground, accessed by an old restored villa. Reasonably priced with excellent artwork.

Thank karyn35
Reviewed 2 July 2017

This is a good museum to visit if you are into Byzantine and Christian art. We visited because we just like good museums and always hope it will be worthwhile to view something significant. Although we were not overwhelmed by the exhibition, as we have...More

Thank Dimitris L
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Hai N
2 November 2016|
Response from Cesare C | Reviewed this property |
hello, I'm sorry but I can't remember the exact price, but I think that you can buy comulatives tickets for more than one museum
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