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Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies

Makrygianni 2-4 | Wilhelm von Weiler Building, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0923 9381
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Very Informative

Our walking tour guide recommended that we visit here before going up to the Acropolis. We are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sharon B
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Oakville, Canada
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found the acropolis a stunning place to visit views were brilliant the museum was brilliant a must... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2016
robbierobbie_11
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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“Very Informative”
9 Oct 2016
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Makrygianni 2-4 | Wilhelm von Weiler Building, Athens, Greece
Thissio / Makriyanni
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+30 21 0923 9381
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our walking tour guide recommended that we visit here before going up to the Acropolis. We are very happy we did. The museum artifacts and films gave us a much better picture of what the Acropolis was like in its original state and a good...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 4 November 2016

found the acropolis a stunning place to visit views were brilliant the museum was brilliant a must place it was very busy get there early .

Thank robbierobbie_11
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The new museum is a must-see after a walk in the Acropolis. The museum is state of the art regarding the exhibits and architecturally as well. Make sure you do not need to rush through it!

Thank ArcticScuba
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Perfect view of Acropolis while dining at the cafe enjoying free WiFi. What else can you ask for! Food was excellent, reasonably priced. I am very satisfied!

Thank Cheng O
Reviewed 5 September 2016

When you see the Acropolis for the first time you realise that all the pictures you have seen does not do it justice. it is a steep climb to the top of the hill but it is worth it. However there are downsides. There is...More

Thank tom d
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

If you're tight on time when you're visiting Athens, then just go to the Acropolis and this museum. It shows 95% of the Acropolis before it was destroyed. First go to 3rd floor to see the big picture. Be sure to see the movie on...More

Thank fmurray2014
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

This is realy good and nice place, the presentation and displays all very clear. The real History is in front the museum you can see the Acropolis. Its "must be" place to visit.

Thank Ronnie H
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Visited this museum on a weekday morning as part of a broader tour. Pros: 1. Range of exhibits - diverse range of relics from variety of periods excavated from the Acropolis adjacent to the museum. Something for everyone. 2. Presentation of exhibits - building is...More

Thank klewi
Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

The museum is architecturally stunning and the top floor, which is aligned to the Parthenon, offers fantastic views of the city. There are lots of treasures that give an insight in to life on the Acropolis. Many of the more personal objects are in the...More

Thank Kristina J
Reviewed 1 October 2014

It is huge and FULL of history, so take your time! It is easy to get to and during a hot day, a good must do before you walk up to the acropolis.

Thank Madri V
Nearby
Thissio / Makriyanni
Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient
temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small
wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer
numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely
pedestrianised Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between
the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth
climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges
with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the
...More
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