138 PIREOS ST.

138 PIREOS ST.

138 Pireos & Andronikou St., 118 54 Athens

ThursdaySunday: 10:00 - 18:00
FridaySaturday: 10:00 - 22:00

VISIT INFORMATION

The new Benaki Museum building is located at 138 Pireos Street, one of the central development axes of Athens. The existing building, which is organised around a central courtyard, is already being refurbished, thanks to co-funding by the Ministry of Culture and the European Union. The new building covers a total area of 8,200 m2 with underground areas of 2,800 m2 and an internal courtyard of 850 m2. The exhibition halls span 3,000 m2. There is an amphitheatre capable of seating 300, as well as areas to house the Museum services.

More

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS

SERVICES

VISIT INFORMATION

OPENING HOURS

ThursdaySunday: 10:00 - 18:00
FridaySaturday: 10:00 - 22:00

HOLIDAYS

Closed on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and the following holidays: March 25th, May 1st, August 15th, October 28th, Christmas Day and Boxing Day, New Year's Day, Epiphany, Easter Day, Easter Monday, Clean Monday, Holy Spirit Day. Also closed in August.

GIFT SHOP

ThursdaySunday: 10:00 - 18:00
FridaySaturday: 10:00 - 22:00

CAFE

ThursdaySunday: 10:00 - 18:00
FridaySaturday: 10:00 - 22:00

TICKETS

Temporary Exhibition: € 6 - 8

REDUCED

Temporary Exhibition: € 3 - 4

Journalists: € 1

COMBINED TICKETS

ACCESS

BUSES

BUSES 815, 049, 914, 838, Β18, Γ18

TROLLEY BUSES

TROLLEY-BUSES 21

METRO

METRO line 3 (KERAMIKOS station) RAIL PETRALONA Station

CONTACT

Tel.: 210 345 3111

Fax: 210 345 3743

School groups should contact the Department of Educational Programmes before visiting (tel. +30 210 3671067-70).

throughout the building

kindly sponsored by Forthnet

SPONSOR

Forthnet