Museums & Monuments
Museum Of Greek Folk Art
Collection contains items from 1650 until the present. Pottery. Embroidery. Woodcarvings. Ciostumes. Silver and metalwork. Paintings. Theatre puppets. Open Monday from 12:00-19:00 and Tuesday to Sunday from 08:00-19:00. At Kydathineon 17 in Plaka.
Exhibition about the Olympic event. Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 09:00-14:00 and 17:00-19:00, Tuesday from 09:00-14:00, Saturday from 10:00-14:00 and 17:00-19:00, Sunday from 10:00-14:00. Located at Marathonas and Eikostis Pemptis Martiou.
Emotions Museum of Childhood
Interactive exhibitions, plays, fairytales and workshops for children ages 4-14. School visits Monday to Friday from 09:00-15:00, open to other visitors Saturday and Sunday from 10:00-14:00. At Karatza 7 and Tsami Karatasou, 117 41 Filopappou.
Byzantine & Christian Museum
Icons, sculptures, minitures, frescoes, ceramics, fabrics, manuscripts. From 3rd to 20th century. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 08:30-15:00 from November until March and 08:30-19:30 from April until October. At Vas. Sofias avenue 22, Athens.
Museum of Cycladic Art
Cycladic, Ancient Greek and Cypriot art. Open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 10:00-17:00, Thursday 10:00-20:00 and Sunday from 11:00-17:00. Main building at Neophytou Douka 4, 106 74 Athens. Near the Evangelismos metro station.
Hellenic Motor Museum
Collection of around 111 cars. Road safety program with games and driving simulators. Open Tuesday to Friday from 12:00-20:00, Saturday from 10:00-20:00 and Sunday from 10:00-18:00. At Athenian Capitol, Ioulianou 33-35 and G. Septemvriou, 104 33 Athens.
National Historical Museum
Exhibition spanning the period between the fall of Constantinople until the 2nd World War. Sunday from 09:00-14:00. At Stadiou 13 and Kolokotroni, Athens.
Herakleidon Experience in Visual Arts
Museum Hours: Friday: 13:00 - 21:00, Saturday: 11:00 - 19:00 and Sunday: 11:00 - 19:00. Upon appointment, guided tours for groups as well as educational programs for schools will be conducted at the Museum (7 days a week).
National Gallery-Alexandros Soutzos Museum
Paintings, sculptures, engravings and other artworks. From the post-Byzantine period. Opening hours are Monday to Saturday from 09:00-15:00 and Sunday from 10:00-14:00. Closed on Tuesday. At Michalakopoulou 1 and Vas. Konstantinou 50, 115 28 Athens.