Attractions in Athens

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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...


Athinais Cultural Centre

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



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...


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 Archaeological Museum

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


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...


Attica Zoological Park

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


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...


Industrial Gas Museum

The Industrial Gas Museum was inaugurated in 2013, aiming at protecting and promoting the old gasworks, which used to provide energy and light to the capital...


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...


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...



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...



This coastal suburb of southern Athens fascinates people thanks to its beautiful coastline and its permanent summer vibe, its luxury boutiques and endless...

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Greek National Opera

The Greek National Opera was founded in 1939, showcasing performances in the Ziller building on Agiou Constantinou Street.


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...

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National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

The first university of the Modern Greek State. Few minutes away from Syntagma, at one of the most central points of the city, the National and Kapodistrian...

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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...

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National Garden – Zappeion

The National Garden, a green refuge in the centre of Athens, along with Zappeion Mansion constitute a cool green walk through history. The National Garden...


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...


Exarchia, located between Kolonaki and Lycabettus, is a historical urban area with a special flair. A neighbourhood of a thousand faces. Vibrant, restless...

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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...



According to Greek mythology, this temple was named after King Erechtheus who once resided there. The legend also states that it was at this point that the...


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...



Thiseio is one of the most popular and tourist areas in Athens’ historical center. At the same time it is one of the city’s most beautiful neighbourhoods...


“Hellenic Cosmos” Cultural Centre

The Foundation of the Hellenic World “Hellenic Cosmos” Cultural Centre lies on the former industrial crossroads between Athens and Piraeus and is a...

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center

The greatest cultural jewel of Athens is located 4.5 km from the city centre, at the Kallithea Municipality. Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center is...

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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...