This well-established gallery showcases prominent Greek artists and an impressive list of international artists, from abstract American...
Temple of Hephaestus
The Temple of Hephaestus on the western edge of the Agora was surrounded by foundries and metalwork shops, and was dedicated to...
Hill of the Nymphs
Northwest of Hill of the Pnyx, this hill is home to the old Athens observatory , built in 1842.
Stavlos can thump with a disco beat and a youngish crowd. Coffees are strong and some of the outdoor tables have Acropolis views.
Gevomai Kai Magevomai
Stroll off the pedestrian way to find this small corner taverna with marble-topped tables. Neighbourhood denizens know it as one of the...
Lonely Planet review
This superb private museum showcases how art, mathematics and philosophy interrelate. The permanent collection includes one of the world’s biggest collections of MC Escher, as well as Victor Vasarely, in a beautifully restored neoclassical mansion. Extensive educational programs include excellent two-hour guided tour-seminars in English, available with advance booking (€25, minimum of 10 participants required).