Benaki MuseumAthens, Greece
|Address:||Koumpari 1, Athina|
|Phone:||+30 21 0367 1000|
|Hours:||monday: Closed tuesday: Closed wednesday: 10:00–18:00 thursday: 10:00–23:30 friday: 10:00–18:00 saturday: 10:00–23:30 sunday: 10:00–16:00|
I loved the collection in the Benaki Museum. It was also in a logical order that can be followed. The museum also has a lovely cafe in case you get a.. Read more »
|Gerald Perry Marin|
I was initially hesitant because I have seen a lot of museums already, but what’s outstanding here is the 1st floor - the costumes and relics and grea.. Read more »
Nice museum displaying numerous artifacts from private collections. It is not "the" most important to see in my opinion but it's relatively small size.. Read more »
The museum is a big collection of beautiful artifacts from all periods of Greek history. The first floor with items from Ancient Greece is probably th.. Read more »
Stick with the permanent exhibit. It's a really fascinating walk through history of art in the area. Bring your phone and headphones to scan QR codes .. Read more »
A must visit museum. A well organised place, beautiful artefacts, lots of historical costumes and the best documentation on the Greek revolution.
The Benaki Museum, established and endowed in 1930 by Antonis Benakis in memory of his father Emmanuel Benakis, is housed in the Benakis family mansio.. Read more »
Amazing museum. The staff at the cafe can be snobbish at times.
The Benaki Museum has an extensive collection of art, artifacts and textiles. I wish I could have explored for longer, especially the textiles which w.. Read more »
Museum in the center of Athens showing mostly Byzantine historical pieces and history. I visited the Robert McCabe exhibition today which was a perfec.. Read more »
A fantastic private collection presentation the story of Greece in a beautiful building. Also, great cafeteria for a coffee or a nice lunch with stunn.. Read more »
First of all, it's the greatest place if you want to know about the old Greek Islands, Egypt cultures and the old Iconography. They had a lovely café .. Read more »
Museum is well establish and there is lots of knowledge to gain. I will definitely visit again and again!!
Absolutely fantastic. Especially for everybody who is not only interested in ancient Greek history. Very friendly staff and a really nice cafe. Worth .. Read more »
Lots of interesting exhibits and great arty interior things in the shop!
I really enjoyed my visit to this museum. Wish there was more time. The embroidery on display was very impressive. I've yet to see such an extensive c.. Read more »