The library includes about 25,000 volumes on theatre, from Greek and foreign bibliographies. Memorabilia of theatrical life, stage costumes and props are exhibited, as are photographs, models of stage settings, and personal items of leading actors. The theatrical archives include 18 and 19th century manuscripts, programs and posters.
Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 15:00
Weekends: 10:00 - 13:00
The history, civilization and life of the newly-founded modern Greek State since 1832. Several specific collections and typical sitting and living rooms of the Athenian 19th century aristocracy offer a window into the rich life in Athens at the time.
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 09:00 to 16:00, Saturday & Sunday from 10:00 to 15:00, Closed on Tuesdays
An extensive and unique private collection of prehistoric art from the Cycladic islands as well as ancient Greek and Byzantine art.
Monday,Wednesday,Friday,Saturday: 10:00 17:00
Thursday 10:00 - 20:00
Sunday 11:00 - 17:00
Relics and rare historical evidence and documents relating to modern Greek history, such as weapons used by revolutionaries that fought the Greek War of Independence are here. It is the oldest museum of its kind and it includes rich collections, which highlight the most representative phases of Neo-Hellenism from the fall of Constantinople (15th Century) onwards. The museum is also a research centre for modern Greek history.
Everyday from 09:00 to 14:00
Closed on Mondays
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