Attractions in Athens

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Maroussi

Athens Olympic Sports Centre (OAKA)

You have to pay visit to the Olympic Athletic Centre Spiros Louis at Marousi, if you want to get a taste of the Olympic Games.

Gazi

Athinais Cultural Centre

Athinais Cultural Centre is located in an impressive 5,000 sq.m. space between Votanikos and Kerameikos.

Haidari

Dafni Monastery

Dafni Monastery, located on Athens Avenue in the Haidari forest, 11 km south of the center of Athens was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1990.

Center

Electric Railway Museum

At the end of the Metro line to Piraeus, you'll come across the remarkable and interesting Electric Railway Museum, which was created by retirees of ISAP.

Plaka

Frissiras Museum

The Museum of Contemporary European Painting in Greece has been housed in two radically refurbished neoclassical buildings in Plaka, in the historic center...

Gazi

Gazi

Gazi is the most up and coming district of the early 21st century, harmoniously combining the industrial tradition of the past with the present. Located to...

Halandri

Halandri

Halandri is a continuously and rapidly developing suburb in the northeastern of Athens. Apart from its commercial centre and well-maintained pedestrian...

Rest of Centre

Kapnikarea

The church of Panagia Kapnikarea is located in the middle of the bustling Ermou Street in the commercial center of Athens. Built on the ruins of an ancient...

Kolonaki

Kolonaki

Kolonaki, the aristocratic area of the centre and a live cradle of culture and quality fun, was and remains the top top choice for every connoisseur.

Mavili square

Mavili Square

East of Lycabettus and west of Ambelokipi, Mavili Square in the center of Athens is one of the liveliest squares in the city. Renowned for its unaffected and...

Rest of South Suburbs

Michael Cacoyannis Foundation

The non-profit making foundation “Michael Cacoyannis” Foundation was created on the initiative of Michael Cacoyannis in late 2003 with the aim of running a...

Neos Kosmos

Onassis Cultural Centre

The Onassis Cultural Centre is one of the most interesting and modern multi-purpose cultural venue in the country.

Rest of Centre

Philopappou Hill

Philopappou Hill or Hill of the Muses is ideal for a relaxing escape in the hands of nature, just a stone's throw away from the buzzing centre of Athens.

Palaio Faliro

Planetarium (Eugenides Foundation)

The new digital Planetarium has been open to the public since 2003 and is one of the most significant projects of the Eugenides Foundationand is also an...

Psiri

Psiri

Psiri is one of the most historical and picturesque in the city, as well as a tourists’ favourite.

Acropolis

Temple of Olympian Zeus

The Temple of Olympian Zeus, located in the centre of Athens, was the biggest in Greece and its construction phase lasted for more than 700 years.

Acropolis

Theatre of Dionysus

The Theatre of Dionysus was a major open-air theatre in Greece; it is located at the outskirts of the Acropolis and centuries ago the plays of attic drama...

Paiania

Vorres Museum

The cultural foundation, Vorres Museum in Paianias, on the foothills of Mount Hymettus, was created in 1983 with the primary purpose of showcasing the...

Syntagma

War Museum

The War Museum is located in the centre of Athens. Through its rare ancient and modern archives, its unique collections and its priceless artefacts, The War...

Acropolis

Acropolis

The Sacred Rock of the Acropolis is without doubt one of the most significant and most impressive sights in Greece. A UNESCO world heritage site, it stands...

Thiseio

Ancient Agora of Athens

The Ancient Agora located to the south-west of the Acropolis, was the heart of the public life of the Athenians during antiquity. It was the centre of the...

Kerameikos

Kerameikos Archaeological Museum

The Kerameikos Archaeological Museum is within Kerameikos archaeological site (near Monastiraki metro station and Thissio train station). It is considered to...

Kerameikos

Kerameikos Archaeological Site

Located between Pireos, Ermou and Asomaton streets, the Kerameikos archaeological site is a small section of the ancient Kerameon municipality, one of the...

Spata

Attica Zoological Park

Attica Zoological Park is a unique destination for entertainment and education for families with children, but also for all ages!

Monastiraki

Hadrian's Library

Hadrian's Library, northwest of Acropolis, is one of the places in the Ancient Agora of Athens that is definitely worth a visit as it attracts the interest...

Gazi

Industrial Gas Museum

The Industrial Gas Museum, the first industrial museum in Athens, is an addition to the assembly of museums found in the Greek metropolis, and it reveals one...

Syntagma

Hellenic Parliament

On the central square of Athens, Syntagma Square, the building of the Hellenic Parliament with the characteristic “evzones” and the Tomb of the Unknown...