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Eleftherios Venizelos Permanent Exhibition

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A great Airport indeed, plus a Top ‘Burger King’ 👌

One extra reason for complementing the El. Venizelos Athens Airport: Beyond the fact that it’s... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2019
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Athens, Greece
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Lovely Airport

Amazing clean Airport. Checking in to come home was extremely hassle free and the exhibits upstairs... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed February 16, 2019

I took advantage of my time between flights to have a look at this small exhibition, located in the public area of Athens airport (i.e. before you actually pass through security). It's free and has a few interesting things to look at, so you may...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

One extra reason for complementing the El. Venizelos Athens Airport: Beyond the fact that it’s always sparkling clean 🧼, the upper floor in the departures area features an area of ancient culture exhibits, plus a brand NEW Burger King restaurant that tops all the burger...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Amazing clean Airport. Checking in to come home was extremely hassle free and the exhibits upstairs were great, with a big screen showing the Parthenon and various artefacts in glass cabinets. The McDonalds next door to it was lovely with great views of the runway...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

Was flying a short flight to an island called Naxos! First thing in the morning the airport is quiet and you manage to buy food and snacks with ease

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Located upstairs in the northern end of the terminal building. There is a small museum (free of charge) highlighting the archaeological findings while building the airport. Some interesting exhibits and worth paying a visit while waiting for your flight. There is also a bust and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

This museum explores the archeology of the locality that was discovered during the excavation of the airport. Two potters shops stood where the airport now stands. They are discussed in a panel and there are numerous examples of ceramics on display. There is a stone...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2017

The archaeological exhibits at the Athens airport are absolutely wonderful. They are not very numerous, but they are extremely significant as they showcase Greek civilisation to the world. They are beautiful and if you spend a bit of time studying them, then you will appreciate...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed December 27, 2017

Museum of a few exhibits, on the upper floor of the building. Take your time to see them, when traveling, or when visiting the airport for coffee or snack.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank apapafloratos
Reviewed October 28, 2017

We had thoroughly enjoyed the exhibition that was running over August at the Ground Floor Space where the exhibitions (which run on average for three months or so) are housed..This one on the ancient Kykladic civilisations was beautifully-presented with hypnotic music and visuals complementing the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

One of the more interesting things to do at the airport. Got time? Nice little museum that talks about what the airport area used to be like. See also the sculptures outside in the drop off area for departures.

Date of experience: September 2017
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