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Benaki Museum

An important testament to Greek history & culture
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  • A wealth of artifacts detailing the development of Greek art
  • A range of different cultural media to appeal to all tastes
  • A fantastic way to immerse yourself in the rich culture of Greece
Originally a grand museum housing the prominent Benakis family, the Benaki Museum is devoted to the continued development of Greek art and culture.

It’s home to extensive collections of Greek art, visual culture, and sculpture dating back to the Ancient world. As a pillar in Athenian society, the museum also supports a number of research and educational programs to keep the culture alive.
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Although the Benaki Museum Foundation spans seven separate museum sites, the main site is easily accessible from the Evangelismos metro station (line M3).


Koumpari 1, Athina 106 74, Greece


  • Sunday 10AM-4PM
  • Monday 10AM-6PM
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 10AM-6PM
  • Thursday 10AM-11:30PM
  • Friday 10AM-6PM
  • Saturday 10AM-6PM


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