Join Matt Barrett's Greece Travel Guides Group on Facebook for comments, photos and other fun stuff. perfect for those interested in the Greek War of 362-9513 The museum is located on Karyatidon and Kallisperi Streets, just off the esplanade of Dionysiou Areopagitou St. on the south side of the Acropolis, below the Theatre of Dionysos. Pavlou 37 Str.

The whole complex is laid out in a way that showcases the Greek spirit in a unique fashion. The Museum Herakleidon has been bringing art, education, and culture to the general public since 2004.

It was hoped that by building the Acropolis Museum, the British Museum would return the Elgin Marbles, but don't hold your breath. on Kydatheneon Sunday: 11.00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m. Tel The Averof is arguably the most important ship in Greek history since the Battle of Salamis. The Athens Railway Museum exhibition spans six rooms: In the first hall (ground floor): hand and foot-operated drezines; surveying instruments, drawings, photographs. Each visitor between 27 and 64 is required to pay an entrance fee of 7 euros (approximately $7.50), but half-priced tickets are sold on Mondays.

Though the National Archaeology Museum gets all the press, in my opinion it is the Benaki which is the best museum in Athens and certainly the most important in terms of the history of both ancient and modern Greece as well as art and culture. All rights reserved, SPECIAL OFFER DAYS AT THE CYCLADIC SHOP & E-SHOP, ALTERNATIVE WAYS OF MEMBERSHIP SUBSCRIPTION / RENEWAL, Free entrance to the permanent collections and temporary exhibitions, Curated program on a monthly basis ( special guided tours, talks and events) with 6 guest passes for your guests per year ( valid for the first year of membership), Exclusive collaborations with other cultural institutions, Curated program on a monthly basis ( special guided tours, talks and events) with 12 guest passes for your guests per year ( valid fof the first year of membership), Monthly special guided tours to exhibitions, other museums and cultural institutions, A yearly program of 4 culture excursions in Greece, 5 complimentary guest passes for visits to the Museum or other venues (valid for the first year of membership), 8 complimentary guest passes for visits to the Museum or other venues (valid for the first year of membership), Invitations to private viewings and expert led tours of other museums, art fairs, studio visits, archaeological site tours, exhibitions and cultural spaces in Athens, London and New York, One free private tour to the temporary exhibitions or permanent collections of the Museum, Participation to the Cycladic Young Patron Annual Summer Event in the Cyclades, Invitation to the Museum’s VIP special viewings, dinners and special events, Participation in 2 culture trips in Greece, Invitation to the Museum’s VIP special viewings, dinners, drinks and special events, Participation in all culture excursions and trips in Greece, Exclusively curated culture travels worldwide, 10 complimentary guest passes for visits to the Museum or other venues (valid for the first year of membership), Previews and special events for Donors and Sponsors, Two free private tours to the temporary exhibitions or permanent collections of the Museum, 15 complimentary guest passes for visits to the Museum or other venues (valid for the first year of membership), Reference to the Sponsor’s contribution in the website, Catalogue of the current temporary exhibition delivered for free, Corporate subscriptions are designed for companies and cover up to 15 members of the company staff, who enjoy the privileges of a Donor, The company has the right to use the Museum premises twice a year in order to host their own event, after consultation with the Museum (only the operating costs will be charged), Educational programme especially offered to the children of the company's staff, By phone, using your debit/credit card: +30 210 7228321-3 (ext.

To get here by metro just get off at the Acropolis stop on the red line. The permanent collection is enriched with donations including jewelry and Admission is 5 euros (reduced rates for students, children, teachers, and senior citizens) and includes guided tour in Greek and English. As recognition of their ongoing support, members enjoy exclusive benefits and have the opportunity to participate in guided tours, trips and other specially programmed events.