Byzantine And Christian MuseumAthens, Greece
|Address:||Leoforos Vasilissis Sofias 22, Athina|
|Phone:||+30 21 3213 9517|
|Hours:||monday: 08:30–16:00 tuesday: Closed wednesday: 08:30–16:00 thursday: 08:30–16:00 friday: 08:30–16:00 saturday: 08:30–16:00 sunday: 08:30–16:00|
Absolutely beautiful. Don't be fooled by the seemingly small size of the place. Most of the exhibition space is underground and is full of the most beautiful artwork. The restaurant is equally wonderful. We had a tremendous lunch.
Good place to view ancient byzantine history, culture and lifestyle. There is a beautiful garden outside that is open to the public however entry to the museum costs 4 euros (Dec 2019). Best to visit on foot or using the tour buses because car parkin.. Read more »
Maybe you are not interested in Christian art, and perhaps your knowledge of Byzantine Greece is less than zero but visiting this museum is a lifetime opportunity. Incredible in the form the way and the size this museum will blow your mind. If the da.. Read more »
Great museum! As a visitor of Athens, it is easy to forget the long piece of Greek history between the fall of the Roman empire and the Greek independence from the Ottomans. This museum gives you an extraordinary amount of context! It has many artifa.. Read more »
Interesting, historical place with ancient icons. It shows Bizantic and Greek orthodox tradition. Entrance only 4 EUR. I would only expect a little more stuffs for watching. It missing me music of ancient Greek religious songs.