Hellenic Children’s Museum
At this interactive centre, activities (including a popular chocolate-making session) encourage children’s development and engage the...
Centre of Folk Art & Tradition
The 1920s mansion of folklorist Angeliki Hatzimichalis recreates the traditional pastoral life, including an old kitchen and chapel....
Museum of Greek Folk Art
This fine state-owned museum has examples of folk art from 1650 to the present, including elaborate embroidery, weaving, costumes,...
A magical place to see a movie, this traditional old rooftop cinema in Plaka has great views of the Acropolis from some seats.
In a quiet corner of Plaka, this low-key mezedhopoleio with a shady courtyard is mostly frequented by students and locals. It has a...
Lonely Planet review
It’s touristy in the extreme, but despite the touts, it is the best of the restaurants around Plateia Filomousou Eterias. Choose from the daily specials.