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Ranked #31 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Museums
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Ranked #32 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #33 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Ancient Ruins; Monuments/ Statues
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Ranked #34 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Historic Sites; Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Monuments/ Statues
A hill outside of Athens containing a theater for watching the sound and light show on the Acropolis.
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Ranked #35 of 198 attractions in Athens
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Ranked #36 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Concerts; Theaters
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Ranked #37 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums
These ancient ruins were restored in the early 20th century and now house a collection of ancient Greek sculpture.
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Ranked #38 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Performances; Ballets; Concerts
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Ranked #39 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Museums
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Ranked #40 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Museums
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Ranked #41 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
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Ranked #42 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Specialty 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 #43 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
A pedestrian-only tourist haunt lined with lots of cafes and shops.
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Ranked #44 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #45 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #46 of 198 attractions in Athens
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Ranked #47 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: History Museums
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Flisvos Marina (Paleo Faliro)
Ranked #48 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Marinas
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Ranked #49 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Ancient Ruins; Historic Sites
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Ranked #50 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Specialty Museums; History Museums
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Ranked #51 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Art Museums
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Ranked #52 of 198 attractions in Athens
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Ranked #53 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: History Museums; Specialty Museums
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Ranked #54 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Art 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 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Government Buildings; Historic Sites
A beautiful columned building built in the classical Greek style.
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Ranked #56 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Cemeteries
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Ranked #57 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: The ILJM is the only jewelry museum in Greece. It is a nonprofit cultural organization certified by the Greek Ministries of... more » Owner description: The ILJM is the only jewelry museum in Greece. It is a nonprofit cultural organization certified by the Greek Ministries of Finance and of Culture since 1993. The ILJMuseum is not government funded. The Museum strives to act as an international center for the continuation of traditional crafts especially the ancient art of silver and goldsmithery. In its twenty years of operation over 50 temporary exhibitions have been organized in Greece and abroad. 1200 specialized educational programs have reached over 90.000 children and 20.000 adults. Its future agenda includes introducing new initiatives on education of art and cultural education through fun and inspirational activities for both children and adults. Collaboration with international Museums, organizations and Educational institutions is needed more than ever to bring Greece in the front page of the international Cultural agenda. « less
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Ranked #58 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Religious Sites
This tiny church is located under the shadow of the Athens Cathedral and dates from the 12th century.
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Ranked #59 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #60 of 198 attractions in Athens
Category: Historic Sites
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