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Frissiras Museum

3 Monis Asteriou | Plaka, Athens 105 58, Greece
+30 21 0323 4678
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Special modern art

I have been many times in Athens but this time I found this very interesting private museum full of... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
AriHelsinki
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Helsinki, Finland
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for serious art lovers

if like me you like to see some art then okay..but this hard to find museum has 4 small floors and... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2016
glock123
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Neath, United Kingdom
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31 Jul 2017
“Special modern art”
11 Nov 2016
“for serious art lovers”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3 Monis Asteriou | Plaka, Athens 105 58, Greece
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I have been many times in Athens but this time I found this very interesting private museum full of contemporary art. Beautiful renovated building, central location. There was a very special exhibition of the latest modern art. Very recommendable museum for modern art lovers.

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Reviewed 11 November 2016

if like me you like to see some art then okay..but this hard to find museum has 4 small floors and exhibits about a maximum 30/40 works at any one time..i visited the exhibit the departed in nov 2016 and if you are currently in...More

1  Thank glock123
Dimitris M, Curator at Frissiras Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2016

Dear Glock123 Thank you for your visiting Frissiras Museum and taking some time to post your review. If I may, some clarifications: Frissiras museum is actually very easy to find via Google Maps, plus, there are numerous signs around the block of the museum's location...More

Reviewed 25 May 2016

I was lucky enough to see an excellent exhibition here titled "ELLES". It was a show of women artists curated from the museum's own collection. It was excellent. The museum is a bit difficult to find, but well worth the effort. The building is a...More

1  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 22 May 2016

great exhibition of all female artists at the Frissiras Museum. always get a good selection of interesting artwork from the Frissaras Collection in this museum. staff are always friendly and the bookshop has a great range of catalogues from old and new exhibitions, always of...More

1  Thank jalos38
Reviewed 12 September 2015

This morning we visited the Frissiras Museum and had the opportunity to view the works of two artists. This museum promotes contemporary art in Greece. We had the great privilege of being welcomed by the patriarch of the Frissaris family who is a great parton...More

1  Thank Vaia P
Reviewed 5 September 2015

If you are on a leisure or business trip to Athens and you love art, seriously consider to add Frissiras Museum on your itinerary !!

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1  Thank kyriakos_tsiflakos
Reviewed 29 June 2015

This museum provides a brief and wonderful respite from the antiquities in Athens amidst the tourist shops and restaurants of Plaka and can be visited in under an hour. As it can be overwhelming to process the ancient treasures in their totality while in Athens,...More

1  Thank oldfloridafan
Reviewed 29 January 2015

The only Museum for Contemporary European Painting in Greece.Here, the collections comprise sections of paintings,drawings,sculptures and engravings by major European artists.

2  Thank junior1907
Reviewed 22 November 2012

The gallery was devoted to a temporary exhibition (Thanassis Makris- In Retrospect). I really enjoyed the art. The building is lovely.

2  Thank sciencedog
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Plaka
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
...More
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