Description

Byzantine and Christian Museum
Byzantine and Christian Museum
Byzantine and Christian Museum
Byzantine and Christian Museum
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 significant museums that possesses artifacts of the art and civilization of the byzantine and post-byzantine periods.

The museum has over 25,000 artifacts comprising of sculptures, wall paintings, icons, ceramics, textiles, paintings, mosaics, manuscripts, minor arts, etc that are dated between the 3rd and 20th century AD and come from the Greek, Asia Minor and Balkan regions.

The exhibits are divided into the following themes: "From the ancient world to Byzantium", "The Byzantine World", "Intellectual and artistic activity in the 15th century", "From Byzantium to Modern Era", "Byzantium and modern art".

The museum has been organizing and conducting exhibitions and educational programs since 1989 to enhance its educational role.

 

METRO STATION
Evangelismos (Blue Line)
SEASONALITY
Open all year round
WORKING DAYS/HOURS
Monday-Sunday: 08.00-20.00
PRICE
€8 (general admission), €4 (reduced admission), free admission: under 18 years of age

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