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Cultural Centre Hellenic Cosmos

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Address: Pireos 254 Tavros, Athens 17778, Greece
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+30 21 2254 0000
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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This interactive museum showcases Greek history and culture in a domed,...

This interactive museum showcases Greek history and culture in a domed, planetarium-style theatre.

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A state of the art interactive Museum,where culture and new technologies come together.İf you are in this area, please make a visit to this Museum as you will like it very... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 January 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice center that provides for many activities for children, adults and elderly. Easily accessible with metro(10 mins walking) with a car and it is very convenient because it provides very big parking area inside. If you are an english speaker check in advance if the activity you want to join is also available in english.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Don't confuse this museum with the Hellenic Children Museum (Also has a terrible website and information and hours but I hear is very good). The Hellenic Cosmos museum is the worst museum we have visited (We go to about 100 museums a year in more than 10 countries). It is advertised to tourist but everything is in Greek. If you... More 

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Haifa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We went to a great unique music evening with Dallars and others. It was a meaningful event. The music is wonderful the atmosphere is great.

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Thank ShloMomo
Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

A place with a lot of interest, where anybody has to go. The most popular thing to do is to enjoy a virtual tour inside the ancient city of Athens, which is very teaching especially for the children.The place includes a small theatre, a very nice place for presentations or small conferences during the day.

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

We liked the toy exhibit but it was very hot in there due to bright spotlights. The movie on Greek history which was what really came for was super boring for children and adults. This place is not set up for English speakers--they tried to accommodate by having someone translate...but the movie was really slow. We have done the Time... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015

Went with my 11 year old. 16 euro for the two of us for a 45 min movie in Greek with live simultaneous translation in English. IMAX type theatre, but using dated 10year old Minecraft-style graphics that most teens could improve upon. Three buttons for the "interactive" part of the movie that most non-Hellenics would never be able to answer.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2015 via mobile

A state of the art interactive Museum,where culture and new technologies come together.İf you are in this area, please make a visit to this Museum as you will like it very much.Recommended.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2014

This "Attraction" is far from Athens city center ( Thank god taxis are cheap there, is was about 8 Euros from the city center, 15 minutes drive). The complex looks new and attractive from the outside. When visiting, there was the "Michaelangelo" exhibition, so since we had more than an hour to the show we wanted to watch (about the... More 

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2014

I have visited Hellenic Cosmos twice and the experience is awesome. You feel like you are in the "movie". It cannot be compared to 3D movies you watch at cinemas. This is much much better. I wonder how people give this place 1 out of 5 stars just because they didn't check the website which is in English too and... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2014 via mobile

We arrived at this venue at 1030 only to find out the main exhibition was closed to the public due to school visits. We were told there were 2 exhibits we could go in to and charged €18 for a family of 3. We later found out this was the cost for one (small) exhibit. To do both was even... More 

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