National Gallery

Established in 1900, the National Gallery moved frequently before settling in its permanent home on Vasilos Konstantinou and Vasilissis Sofias Streets.

Until 1939, the gallery was located at the University of Athens. At the start of World War II, the collection was moved to the basement of the Archaeological Museum for preservation.

The gallery’s collections have expanded continuously, thanks to donations from private collectors such as Alexander Soutsos.
Much of the museum’s sculpture collection was moved to the National Glyptotheque located in Alsos Stratou in Goudi.

Information
Address: Army Park, Goudi, 115 25 Athens Entrance from Panagiotis Kanellopoulos Avenue (Katechaki Avenue)
Area: Athens
Phone: +30210 7235857, +30210 7235938
Website: nationalgallery.gr
Opening Hours: Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri: 09:00 - 17:00 Sat, Sun: 09:00 - 16:00 Tue: Closed
Transportation: Metro Blue Line (3): Evangelismos Station

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