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This place is not open every day and it has limited seats as well, so prepare your visit in... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
likornios
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Athens, Greece
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Nice

A very nice place to visit (a bit far) especially if you have children I think they will enjoy it... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
trip_n_trek
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good17%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
1 Sep 2018
“Observatory”
28 Apr 2018
“Nice”
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Metaxa, Nea Penteli 152 36, Greece
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Went to buy tickets the lady selling tickets told us to come back at 10 for the English tour. Come back at 10 for the tour they told us the tour was over, and come back another day. It was awful. I am not sure...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

A very nice place to visit (a bit far) especially if you have children I think they will enjoy it. Don’t have to be a star lover, just enrich your brain a little!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

I think that everyone with astronomical, pragmatological, theological etc curiosity should visit the observatory. I've spent two evenings there and will surely go back again. The talkers may even indulge in a little philosophy of you're lucky. All in all a lovely experience. My dislikes...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This place is not open every day and it has limited seats as well, so prepare your visit in advance. There is also a cafe inside the building.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank likornios
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I visited the National observatory of Athens a Saturday evening. The gates open at 19.00 and everyone is advised to be there as early as possible as there is a certain number of people that can visit. The presentation begins an hour later, with basic...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Des_Mour
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Once you are in Athens, a visit here could render you night unique. First thing you have to do is to check in the website when your visit could be carried out. Then if weather conditions are good (which is not a rare thing in...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank ThanosFot
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