Centre of Folk Art & Tradition
Hellenic Children’s Museum
At this interactive centre, activities (including a popular chocolate-making session) encourage children’s development and engage the...
Greek Folk Art Museum
This superb collection gathers secular and religious folk art, mainly from the 18th and 19th centuries. The 1st floor has embroidery,...
Museum of Greek Children’s Art
Founded to cultivate a love of art and creative development, this museum is one of the few of its kind in the world. There are...
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...
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Lonely Planet review
The 1920s mansion of folklorist Angeliki Hatzimichalis recreates the traditional pastoral life, including an old kitchen and chapel. Exhibits include regional costumes, embroideries, weaving machines, ceramic vases and family portraits.