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Benaki Museum Benaki - Pireos St. Annexe

Peireos 138 & Andronikou, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0345 3111
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Beautiful museum! Bring headphones because all exhibits have QR codes for excellent information... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Jody Lynne Y
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for lovers of MODERN Art !

Nice exhibitions to visit ! A GREAT shop with lovely design things to buy (jewels, books, lil... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
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Peireos 138 & Andronikou, Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful museum! Bring headphones because all exhibits have QR codes for excellent information. Many intact items from antiquity well displayed.

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Nice exhibitions to visit ! A GREAT shop with lovely design things to buy (jewels, books, lil design objects ...) and, surprisingly, a VERY GOOD place to EAT ! seat outside (well, in the central court) and have EXCELLENT "vine leaves" ("dolmades") (grape leaves stuffed...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I love contemporary art and wen to this museum to see what was on- they had 5 different special exhibitions on, posters, photos, 2 architecture exhibitions and a pottery one- the thing was that they were all individually priced and it wasn't very cheap. Also...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

This new museum by the Benaki family at the periphery of Athens is as a museum building quiet boring, from outside and inside. It is a lost chance to attract people to this area. The opnening times seem to be flexible... though outside it says...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

Excellent place: interesting architecture, great contemporary art exhibitions. The museum shop is also great for gifts. This is a special place to visit for getting a taste of contemporary Greece. Not far from the city centre, best way to go is a short taxi ride.

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Reviewed 17 February 2017

I have been here a few times and most recently to the guided (by the artist himself) Borokos exhibition (which was fabulous by the way and should not be missed if possible) and feel this is the perfect space to exhibit art or photography. You...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

A decent museum with constantly changing exhibitions focused on Greek and international contemporary art, worth a visit.

1  Thank Nick V
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

Benaki Museum in the pireos annex has great contemporary art exhibitions. It hold big exhibitions with great artists.

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Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

It is a great Museum has a very good collection of oil paintings but the most fascinating is the Fashion collection for folkloric customs for old historical Greece and the amazing designes and patterns so artistic. So this museum must be visoted by all ages...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Very nice museum with nice temporary exhibitions. Check the site to find the current exhibitions. the shop inside the museum has very interesting books.

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