This museum traces the history of the Jewish community in Greece – back to the 3rd century BC – through an impressive collection of...
Church of Sotira Lykodimou
Now the Russian Orthodox Cathedral, this unique 11th-century church, with an imposing dome, is the only octagonal Byzantine church.
Museum of Greek Children’s Art
Founded to cultivate a love of art and creative development, there are exhibitions of young artists’ work and workshops for children.
The lovely proprietress at Cremino makes all the ice cream from scratch, using cow and buffalo milk and popular Greek recipes.
Leoforos Vasilissis Amalias · interesting places nearby
Roman Baths information
Excavation work to create a ventilation shaft for the metro uncovered the well-preserved ruins of a large Roman bath complex. The baths, which extend into the National Gardens, were established near the Ilissos river after the Herulian raids in the 3rd century AD; they were destroyed and repaired again in the 5th or 6th century.