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Museum of the City of Athens
Greece

6 (more) museums to visit in Athens

A few months ago, I shared 5 must-visit museums in Athens. Those are the ones that will give you the best overview of Greek history from antiquity to the 20th century. They are not the only museums in Athens though.  Last April I got a glimpse of the Numismatic Museum during Open House Athens, and later on, in May, I took advantage of the World Museums’ Day (on May 18th) and visited 5 additional museums! I’ll be presenting them in this post, so, without further ado, let’s get into this. Museum of the City of Athens The name is somewhat…

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Caryatids Acropolis Museum Athens
Greece

5 Must-Visit Museums in Athens

Athens is known for its archaeological sites and museums. From the Acropolis to the new museums of Contemporary Art there is something for everyone. Question is, where to start? A visitor will definitely want to see ancient art. Greece is famous for that. But what about the history of Greece in the middle ages? Or after the liberation from the Ottomans. Greek history is rich and so are the findings that you will find in the museums. In this post, I’ve gathered the top 5 museums in Athens. These museums exhibit artifacts from 3200 BC until the 20th century! I’ve summed…

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