Athens boasts a large number of fine neoclassical buildings dating from the period after Independence. The National Library is one of...
The splendid Athens University was designed by the Danish architect Christian Hansen and completed in 1864. It still serves as the...
City of Athens Museum
Housed in two interconnected historic buildings, including the palace where King Otto lived between 1830 and 1846, this museum contains...
Hellenic Festival Box Office
The box office for the Hellenic Festival (www.greekfestival.gr) usually starts selling tickets in May.
Find your way behind the Church of Agii Theodori to this hidden, open-air taverna offering Greek food at its most authentic. Everything...
Stoa Pesmatzoglou, Panepistimiou 39 · interesting places nearby
This music treasure trove is run by the family of Cretan musical legend Nikos Xylouris. They can guide you through the comprehensive range of Greek music, including select and rare recordings. Also has a branch at the Museum of Greek Popular Instruments .