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Frissiras Museum
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Frissiras Museum
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School Life and Education Museum
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Acropolis Museum
#1 of 104 Museums in Athens
We have visited other museums with equally amazing archaeological treasures, but this museum is so thoughtfully organized and wisely planned, and it helped me to get a real sense of the history, the time-lines, th...
One of the greatest museums of the world with rich display ambience and views on Acropolis rock.If you have visited the Louvre or the British museum then this one is on your list.A great plus the open air and coff...
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Museum of Cycladic Art
#2 of 104 Museums in Athens
The current one, a juxtaposition of Cy Twombly's mythology inspired works with the relative museum artifacts borrowed by various museums is a joy to explore.
In a city with many wonderful museums, this one is a stand-out.
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National Archaeological Museum
#3 of 104 Museums in Athens
... an extensive collection of artworks from the various archaeological areas of Greece, covering the whole wide range from prehistoric to late historic periods of history is one of the finest museums of the world.
You have to see this museum in order to have a rounded view of Greek civilization.The National Archaeological Museum of Athens is the largest archaeological museum in Greece and one of the most important museums i...
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Benaki Museum
#4 of 104 Museums in Athens
For all those who hate huge museums, this is a small one, yet pack with thousands of beautiful artifacts, from prehistoric objects, through classical Greek pottery, beautiful jewelry (some looking very modern, by...
Also, the museum's peculiar charm reflects the choices and tastes of an individual collector, Antonis Benakis, rather than the more neutral and encyclopedic style of traditional museums.
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Hellenic Motor Museum
#5 of 104 Museums in Athens
One of my favorite museums in Athens is now the Hellenic Motor Museum!
You will find this Museum in the heart of Athens on loulianou St., near the Archaelogical Museum, and is for visitors of all age and for historical models lovers; the museum complex is in 3 floors and the history...
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Byzantine & Christian Museum
#6 of 104 Museums in Athens
The Byzantine and Christian Museum like all the other museums we were able to visit, both on the mainland of Greece and in the Cyclades islands, is beautifully curated.
Byzantine and Cristian museum is one of the most important museums in Athens.
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Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology
#7 of 104 Museums in Athens
One of the bests museums in Athens
Outstanding Museum that Deserves a Larger Exhibition Space
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Taf The Art Foundation
#8 of 104 Museums in Athens
The Jewish Museum of Greece
#9 of 104 Museums in Athens
This museum, which is dedicated to Jewish community of Greece, is one of the most important museums in Athens.Here you can see priceless colletrions, essays, photography, evidences from WWII.
Like all Jewish museums in Europe it catalogues the destruction of the local community during the Holocaust.
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Numismatic Museum
#10 of 104 Museums in Athens
A superb world-class collection that is unsung among the Athens museums.
I wished all museums would provide a mobile app, where you can access *all* available information on each item on display in the museum, with professional photography (outside the glass) for each item.
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Museum of the Ancient Agora
#11 of 104 Museums in Athens
Similar to other Greek museums the gems of the museum are unique to the site and are housed in a reproduction of an ancient stoa giving the visitor an insight to popular buildings of antiquity.
Located in the Ancient Agora, it was one of the best museums we toured in Athens.
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War Museum of Athens
#12 of 104 Museums in Athens
It's for anyone who wants a rounded picture of Greece's history that includes more than just the standard Acropolis and archaeological museums.
My husband had free admission because he was an EU student (you get in free to most museums in all the EU with you student ID or half-off for outside the EU so make sure you have it with you!).
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National History Museum (Old Parliament)
#13 of 104 Museums in Athens
You can get a 15 Euro pass there that lets you go to 3 other museums, one of which is next door (Epigraphic) and one also a must see, the Byzantine Museum.
This museum had many items found from ship wrecks in the Mediterranean well as archaeological sites in Greece.
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Benaki Museum of Islamic Art
#14 of 104 Museums in Athens
Antonis Benaki knew how to spend his father's vast fortune to preserve cultural heritages (this is one of three Benaki museums in Athens).
Formerly a section of the Benaki Museum moved recently into a new pavillion becoming one of the foremost European museums of İslamic art along.
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Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum
#15 of 104 Museums in Athens
I visited the Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry museum in June and was blown away by the Greek Jewelry designs, past and present history of the museum.
This museum offers a glimpse into the history of jewelry-making through the designs of master goldsmith Ilias Lalaounis, with works that cover his career from 1940 to 2000.
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National Observatory of Athens - Thiseio
#16 of 104 Museums in Athens
The place is on hill with a very unique view up high to see the precious museum and at the end u will witness the live view for one of the planets on the sky, we were lucky to see the Saturn planet with its rings!...
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Athens Pinball Museum
#17 of 104 Museums in Athens
We saw all the historic sites we could pack in, visited several museums and read all our guide books, but this was just a spot of pure fun.
Best museum in town for Teenagers
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School Life and Education Museum
#18 of 104 Museums in Athens
I have visited School Life and Education Museum several times with my class (i am a teacher).
Happened upon this small museum purely by chance during an evening walk in the area.
Museum Herakleidon
#19 of 104 Museums in Athens
This small museum in a beautiful renovated old building is a perfect stop after a trek up the Acropolis, as it is right on the pedestrian loop that passes the Acropolis, Acropolis Museum, ancient theater, etc.
But the real gem was a detailed room about the Antikythera Mechanism found in a shipwreck (original is in the National Archeological museum.
Pandora Art Gallery
#20 of 104 Museums in Athens
After visiting the Acropolis and the New Museum, we followed the little shops in Plaka, via Andrianou st. and wound up at the Old Agora Sq.
Technopolis City of Athens
#21 of 104 Museums in Athens
Now it is a terrific museum and also a exhibition space, truly a must see when you are in Athens and have a little bit of interest in science and technology
The city’s main radio station is also located here, as is as a museum dedicated to Greece’s beloved opera diva, Maria Callas.
Museum of Greek Popular Musical Instruments
#22 of 104 Museums in Athens
Funded by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, this free-to-the-public museum highlights over 1200 musical instruments from the private collection of musician Fivos Anogenakis; a man who had the foresight to amass thi...
There's a delightful little shop attached to the museum that sells instruments, books, and a broad choice of CDs.
Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies
#23 of 104 Museums in Athens
The museum of acropolis is a beautiful place!! if you visit Greece don’t forget to explore the history of acropolis in one of the best museums in the world!!!
The museum is an incredible exhibition of the Acropolis as historians understand the Acropolis.
Museum of Greek Folk Musical Instruments
#24 of 104 Museums in Athens
This Museum displays 1.200 folk musical instruments of the Anogeiannakis collection; you find this Museum at Aerides Square, in an ancient mansion; you see traditional musical instruments of all sorts, and you can...
Great little free museum with a vast collection of traditional instruments and various means to hear them played.
Ioannidou Art Gallery
#25 of 104 Museums in Athens
The new Acropolis Museum is one block away... Xanthi's work is exceptional.
Benaki Museum
#26 of 104 Museums in Athens
The Benaki Museum is one of the most interesting Museums of Athens, as it can manage to combine an exhibition with a thematical point from a previous century, with a parallel exhibiton in the same building , with...
It is a great Museum has a very good collection of oil paintings but the most fascinating is the Fashion collection for folkloric customs for old historical Greece and the amazing designes and patterns so artistic.
Museum of Illusions Athens
#27 of 104 Museums in Athens
Amazing visit at the Museum of Illusions in Athens
A relatively small museum, or - to be more precise - attraction hall, where lots of interesting illusions unfold right before your eyes!
Cultural Centre Hellenic Cosmos
#28 of 104 Museums in Athens
Hellenic Children's Museum
#29 of 104 Museums in Athens
Think about the areas in regular museums where children get to touch exhibits, make things and learn through play...now imagine an entire museum made up of such interactive experiences.
My 2 year old son LOVED his trip to the museum!
Technohoros Art Gallery
#30 of 104 Museums in Athens
While strolling down the street of Athens, few meters from the Acropolis Museum we passed by the Technohoros Art Gallery.