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Ranked #31 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Museums
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Ranked #32 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Ancient Ruins; Landmarks
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Ranked #33 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #34 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Museums
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Ranked #35 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
A pedestrian-only tourist haunt lined with lots of cafes and shops.
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Ranked #36 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Historic Sites; Monuments/ Statues; Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
A hill outside of Athens containing a theater for watching the sound and light show on the Acropolis.
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Ranked #37 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #38 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #39 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: In 1964, the Hellenic State decided to found the War Museum, wishing to honor all those who fought for our country and its... more » Owner description: In 1964, the Hellenic State decided to found the War Museum, wishing to honor all those who fought for our country and its freedom.The design of the museum was undertaken by a team of distinguished scientists, headed by Professor Thoukidides Valentis of the National Technical university of Athens (N.T.U.A).On July 18, 1975, the President of the Hellenic Republic H.E. Constantine Tsatsos and the Minister of National Defense Evangelos Averof-Tositsas inaugurated the Museum.Its various activities include the publication of books, the establishment and maintenance of monuments and memorials and the aid to services and agencies all over Greece.The Museum’s exhibition areas are distributed over four levels (floors) and present images of Greek history from antiquity to the present. « less
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Ranked #40 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Cemeteries; Landmarks
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Ranked #41 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #42 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #43 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: History Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #44 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #45 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #46 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: History Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #47 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #48 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: This ancient temple played an important role in the political life of ancient Athens as the site where magistrates were sworn... more » Owner description: This ancient temple played an important role in the political life of ancient Athens as the site where magistrates were sworn into office. « less
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Ranked #49 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Ancient Ruins; Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #50 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #51 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Other zoos & aquariums; Zoos/Aquariums
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Ranked #52 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Natural History Museums; Museums
All ages can spend a fun afternoon learning about dinosaurs and fossils in this interactive museum.
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Ranked #53 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Children's Museums; Museums
A museum full of games and interactive exhibitions designed to encourage children explore, experiment and create.
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Ranked #54 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Municipal Gallery of Athens is the principal public museum in Greece’s capital city. It houses a diverse collection of... more » Owner description: The Municipal Gallery of Athens is the principal public museum in Greece’s capital city. It houses a diverse collection of nearly 3,000 works from leading 19th and 20th Century artists. « less
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Ranked #55 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Museums
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Ranked #56 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #57 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #58 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
Owner description: This beautiful oasis offers a soothing respite of greenery from the big city with many benches for picnicking, cafes, duck... more » Owner description: This beautiful oasis offers a soothing respite of greenery from the big city with many benches for picnicking, cafes, duck ponds and a small zoo. « less
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Ranked #59 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Government Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks
A beautiful columned building built in the classical Greek style.
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Ranked #60 of 188 attractions in Athens
Category: Libraries; Traveler Resources
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