Thursday, 07 December 2023

23 Listings in National / Ethnographic Museums

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Diogenous 1-3, Plaka, Athens, Attica, Greece 10556
The Research Center for Ethnomusicology comprises the collection of about 1,200 Greek popular musical instruments dating from the 18th Century to present day, the fruit of a half century of research and study by the musicologist Phoibos Anogianakis. ...more
Emmanouil Mpenaki & Stefanou Delta 19, Kifissia, Attica, Greece 14561
Delta House is a part of Benaki Museum Family. Here you will find plentiful photographic expositions and manuscripts of one of the most important Greek writers, named Pennelope Delta. In the Kouvoutsaki Art gallery you will be charmed by the ...more
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Miaouli 454, Hydra Island, Attica, Greece 18040
Directly at the port of Hydra Island there is a beautiful neoclassical building which houses the Historic Archive Museum. The exhibits include handwritten documents from the revolutionary period, rare books, drawings and paintings. ...more
Kolokotroni 3, Elliniko, Attica, Greece 16777
The Pontian Association houses the Historical and Folkloric Pontian Museum - where a large collection of authentic objects, documents, and photographic material is hosted, presenting various aspects of the life and the historical course of the ...more
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Leof. Kifisias 37A (at Golden Hall), Marousi, Attica, Greece 15123
The Athens Olympic Museum was founded on 2021 and is located on the first floor of the Golden Hall shopping center in Marousi. Overlooking the Athens Olympic Center (O.A.K.A.), it now houses, for the first time in Athens, the Hellenic Olympic ...more
Kydathinaion 17, Plaka, Athens, Attica, Greece 10555
The Museum of Greek Folkart was founded in 1918 by the poet, Georgios Drosinis In 1923, it was renamed the "National Museum of Decorative Arts". It was given its current name in 1959 and its exhibits project the Hellenic traditional culture. ...more
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Voriou Ipirou 27, Marousi, Attica, Greece 15126
The Spathario Museum was created after the painful and long-lasting efforts of the famous Karagiozis player Evgenios Spatharis (artist of the Greek Shadow Theater and creator of the hero "Karagiozis"), with the consensus and participation of the ...more
Ntapia, Spetses Island, Attica, Greece 18050
Laskarina Bouboulina was one of the few female heroes of the Greek Revolution of 1821. Her over 300 years old private mansion on Spetses Island is now a museum, where you can admire a collection of personal items and household furnishings. ...more
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Leof. Vassilisis Sofias 22, Riggilis, Athens, Attica, Greece 10675
The Byzantine and Christian Museum was founded in 1914 on the premises of the Academy of Athens and was transferred to Villa Ilissia in 1930. It is an outstanding national museum and one of the most important in the world of the Byzantine ...more
Karaiskaki 6, Aigaleo, Attica, Greece 12242
The Museum of Asia Minor Culture was created by the Cultural Organization and the Association of Asia Minor "New Kydonia". It hosts relics (coins, books, photographs) and other souvenirs in an attempt to make the world more aware of the culture of ...more
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Nikis 39, Plaka, Athens, Attica, Greece 10557
Created in 1977, the Jewish Museum documents and exhibits material evidence of 2,300 years of Jewish life in Greece. This is a historical and ethnographic museum whose aim is to provide a colorful picture of its progression through the centuries. ...more
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Voulgari Kountouriotou, Hydra Island, Attica, Greece 18040
This manor house is one of the most impressive buildings on Hydra Island. It was built at the end of the 18th century, in the time of the maritime prosperity of the island. Lazaros Koundouriotis was one of the most important personalities of Hydra. ...more