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Archaeological Museum of Piraeus

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Take Your Time Here

This museum is recently built and boasts a view of the Parthenon, seen from inside an actual size... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
fijatevos
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A Unique and Rare Museum

Unknown to the broad public, but full of unique and rare exhibits. Among them stand out four... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ELENI L
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Athens, Greece
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31 Trikoupi Charilaou, Piraeus 185 36, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is recently built and boasts a view of the Parthenon, seen from inside an actual size replica of the Parthenon, while you are surrounded by artworks taken from the Parthenon. Unbeatable!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unknown to the broad public, but full of unique and rare exhibits. Among them stand out four stunning bronze statues (two of Artemis, one of Athena and one of Apollo, which is the only surviving example of a bronze kouros and dates to the 6th...More

Thank ELENI L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Brilliant historic works of art. Poor building is a little tired and old and under-funded. Worth a visit regardless.

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

With the Athens Archeological Museum being so close, I had pretty low expectations for this small museum; but the reviews on it were pretty good. I figured that it was probably worth the 4€ cost. Upon entering, I was greeted by one of the original...More

Thank MVPinBoynton
Reviewed May 24, 2018

I came here and spent an hour but could have spent 3 or 4 the historic pieces they have there are outstanding and blew my mind, will come back when I have more time the statues are particularly well preserved!

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Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Guy working the ticket counter wouldn't get off the phone when I arrived. I waited and paid the 4 euro entrance fee each of us, only to be approached later by the same person. he asked to see my ticket and proceed to demanded 2...More

Thank L206D
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Visited in February 2018 Each art piece 'speaks' to you....so strong is the presence of each one .......stunning sculptures and statues psychologically like being in an ancient temple via time travel!

Thank krismckale
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

We were too early and the museum was closed but we were still able to enjoy the outdoor exhibits when viewing from the perimeter fence.

Thank JaR1983
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Brillint museum in piraeus amazing artefacts and statues great outdoor area so glad we found it an hour well spent and not bad price at 4 euros

Thank Sue S
Reviewed August 11, 2017

The old building of the museum (330 m2 ), which is currently used as a storage room, was built in 1935. The new two-store building, which was inaugurated in 1981, covers a total area of total 1.394 m2. Both buildings neighbor on the Zeas (Greek:...More

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Response from binapiraeus | Reviewed this property |
It's opened from 9 to 3 every day except Mondays. Well of course you could spend hours and hours in there, but I'd suggest you should plan for a visit of at least 2 hours.
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annimAthens
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Response from Paul-Chippy-Druett | Reviewed this property |
Hei I have tried 3 times to answer. IT is closed for renovation. Check Athens nett pages for many other museums in this area. Sorry for the delay. enjoy your stay in Hellas. Paul.
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