Attica & Athens are home to some of the world’s most important and fascinating museums, testimony to its long and prominent role in world history.
But don’t limit yourself to the Parthenon! Attica is dotted with archaeological sites of every size and description, as well as countless captivating museums. Some of the more prominent specialized museums include the Christian Museum, the National Historic Museum and the Marine Museum in Piraeus. Thematic museums also abound, notably the Children’s Museum, the Folklore Musical Instruments Museum of Plaka, the National Gallery and the Lavrion Mineralogical Museum.
History is literally at the fingertips of all of Attica’s & Athens’ visitors, There’s something for everyone, so be sure to budget your time and choose carefully the museums you visit.