Byzantine And Christian Museum
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Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 8:00 PM
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The Byzantine and Christian Museum, which is based in Athens, is one of Greece’s national museums. Its areas of competency are centered on – but not limited to – religious artifacts of the Early Christian, Byzantine, Medieval, post-Byzantine and later periods which it exhibits, but also acquires,…
The Byzantine and Christian Museum (Greek: Βυζαντινό και Χριστιανικό Μουσείο) is situated at Vassilissis Sofias Avenue in Athens, Greece. It was founded in 1914, and houses more than 25,000 exhibits with rare collections of pictures, scriptures, frescoes, pottery, fabrics, manuscripts, and copies of…
One of the best museums globally for byzantine art and culture. Recently renovated it is well worth a visit! The museum's garden and restaurant are also very enjoyable.
The Byzantine and Christian Museum of Athens was founded in 1914 and is housed at Villa Ilissia, at Vasilissis Sofias Avenue. One of the most important of its kind all over the world, it includes in its collections approximately 30,000 items, like portable icons, sculptures, pottery, religious…
The Byzantine and Christian Museum of Athens includes separate finds of the Byzantine period and is a real jewel for the capital !!