Museum of Traditional Greek Ceramics
The Mosque of Tzistarakis (built in 1759) is one of few surviving examples of a tzami (mosque) in Athens. It houses the annexe of the...
Greek Folk Art Museum
As of 2015, this superb collection was closed as it began its transition to a new museum site at Adrianou. Once it opens, it will...
The Agora Museum, in the reconstructed Stoa of Attalos, is a good place to start to make sense of the Ancient Agora site. The museum has...
In the heart of Athens’ souvlaki hub, at the end of Mitropoleos, Thanasis is known for its kebabs on pitta with grilled tomato and onions.
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Hadrian’s Library information
To the north of the Roman Agora is this vast 2nd-century-AD library, the largest structure erected by Hadrian. It included a cloistered courtyard bordered by 100 columns, and a pool in the centre. As well as books, the building housed music and lecture rooms and a theatre.