Hellenic Children’s Museum
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 Children’s Art
Founded to cultivate a love of art and creative development, there are exhibitions of young artists’ work and workshops for children.
Church of Agia Ekaterini
Worth seeing is the 11th- to 12th-century Church of Agia Ekaterini in Plaka near the Lysikratous monument.
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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Hellenic Children’s Museum information
At this interactive centre, activities (including a popular chocolate-making session) encourage children’s development and engage the imagination. Exhibits are in Greek only; some activities are suitable for non-Greek-speakers, and most staff speak English. Children must be supervised.