Museums in Athens

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Kifissia

OTE Telecommunications Museum

Man’s telecommunications inventions in his effort to overcome the barriers of space and time, from antiquity to today, compose the collection of OTE Group...

Kolonaki

Benaki Museum

The centrepiece of the Benaki Museum, it aims to present the historical and cultural development of Hellenism within its geographical and evolutionary...

Acropolis

Acropolis Museum

At the New Acropolis Museum, you will discover the treasures that were found in the archeological site but you will also admire an impressive building of...

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...

Palaio Faliro

Benaki Toy Museum

The Benaki Toy Museum, on Posidonos Avenue and Tritonos Street in Palaio Faliro, opened to the public in 2017. Its holdings, based on the collection of Maria...

Rest of Centre

Benaki Museum- Pireos Street Cultural Centre

The multi-dynamic Pireos Street Cultural Centre is an industrial building of the 1960’s transformed into a modern museum space, which includes a central...

School Life and Education Museum

Housed in a beautiful neoclassical, listed building of 1850, the School Life and Education Museum of the National Research and Rescue of School Material...

Kerameikos

Benaki Museum of Islamic Art

The Islamic Art collections of the Benaki Museum are exhibited in the Museum of Islamic Art and ranks among the most important in the world. Antonis Benakis...

Viktoria

Hellenic Motor Museum

The Hellenic Motor Museum is housed in the modern and of industrial architectural design Capitol Mall in downtown Athens and welcomes young and old lovers of...

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...

Rest of Centre

Epigraphical Museum

The Epigraphical Museum, which was founded in 1885 and is located in the center of Athens is unique in Greece and throughout the world as it is the largest...

Kallithea

Tactual Museum

The Tactual Museum was founded in Athens in 1984 aiming to offer visually impaired people the opportunity to know the Greek cultural heritage. The initiative...

Kolonaki

Byzantine and Christian Museum

Located in the center of Athens, at a short distance from the metro station 'Evangelismos', you will find the Byzantine and Christian Museum, one of the most...

Syntagma

Numismatic Museum

The Numismatic Museum is located on a 19th century monumental building and what used to be the house of Heinrich Schliemann, in the heart of Athens.   It...

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...

Thiseio

Herakleidon Museum

The Herakleidon Museum was founded in July 2004 by Pavlos Firos and his wife, Anna-Belinda, for Fine Art friends and it is housed in an 1898 neoclassical...

Rest of Centre

Museum of the City of Athens

Housed in two of the oldest buildings in Athens, the Museum of the City of Athens-Vouros-Eftaxias Foundation is located in Klafthmonos Square in the most...

Exarchia

National Archaeological Museum

The National Archaeological Museum, the largest museum in Greece and one of the most important worldwide, is housed in a magnificent 9,500 sq.m. building on...

Psiri

Museum of Greek Gastronomy

The existence of the first Museum of Greek Gastronomy is a fact, since it opened in June 2014 in Athens. More specifically, in a gorgeous and very well...

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.

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...

Kifissia

Goulandris Natural History Museum-Gaia Centre

The Goulandris Natural History Museum was founded in 1965 by Angelos and Niki Goulandris in order to promote interest in Natural Sciences and is housed in an...

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...

Rest of Centre

National Museum of Contemporary Art

The National Museum of Contemporary Art was added to the cultural map of Athens in 2000, giving it a fresh upgrade. It was a welcome addition and fulfilled a...