Family-Friendly Museums in Athens: Fun for All Ages



Fun for families at the Acropolis Museum,  in Athens where kids can borrow  a special backpack with three different  games, the Museum of Greek Children’s Art, is centered on art created by children and visitors can see drawings and three-dimensional artwork created by children from 4 to 14 years of age, the Goulandris Museum of Natural History,  on the study and conservation of the environment, offers children the possibility to wander through the galleries observing the wide range of collections, the Hellenic Children’s Museum, is very popular with young visitors, who enjoy the exhibits and the possibility to develop their observation skills, learn more about the cultural heritage and understand everyday life through games. At Lalaounis Jewelry museum the highlight is the prototype jewelry model workshop where craftsmen can be seen working with ancient and modern techniques and tools,  the Museum of Greek Ethnography at the Cultural Park is widely visited by tourists from all over the world and also by students from various universities, “Hellenic Cosmos” the cultural center of the Foundation of the Hellenic World is a modern cultural center and museum with a wide range of activities,  the Hellenic Motor Museum is enjoyable for children who love automobiles and their history, Technological Museum Phaethon will interest kids who are  scientifically minded, Loulis Museum offers fascinating knowledge about the procedure of making bread.




The Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum is a unique cultural institution and the first jewelry museum in Greece promoting the art of jewelry internationally. The permanent exhibition displays 3000 selected pieces of jewelry and microsculpture and...  Read More


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The Cultural Park is located in the area of Mesogeia in the direction of the airport, in an expanse of 25.000 sq.m. and is a point of interest for visitors of all ages. Art workshops, a shop selling worry beads, a display of handmade jewelry and...  Read More




The Hellenic Motor Museum is situated in a building of unique aesthetic and architecture, in a space of 5.000 sq. meters. This interesting museum is centered on technology and the development of motor vehicles, with more than 110 exhibits from...  Read More




The Phaethon Museum is a non profit Foundation and is located at the 32nd klm. of the Athens-Lamia National road, in the area of Oropos. The building is situated on a plot of 50 acres and the installations include parking, bar, projection and...  Read More




Loulis Mills is 230 years old and is run today by the 7th Generation of the Loulis Family which for generations was collecting items, artifacts and documents referring to its history and that of wheat and bread. These items are now exhibited in...  Read More




The Museum of Greek Children’s Art, in Plaka is centered on art created by children. Visitors to the Museum can see drawings and three-dimensional artwork created by children from 4 to 14 years of age. The collections include 7.000 works from...  Read More




“Hellenic Cosmos” the cultural center of the Foundation of the Hellenic World is a modern cultural center and museum with a wide range of activities, which include exhibitions, virtual reality tours, educational programmes,...  Read More




The Goulandris Museum of Natural History in the suburb of Kifissia is centered on the study, conservation and protection of the natural environment, and is one of the top museum visited by schoolchildren throughout the year. Visitors of all ages...  Read More




The Children’s Museum in Plaka, which operates in collaboration with the Municipality of Athens, is very popular with young visitors, who enjoy the exhibits and the possibility to develop their observation skills, learn more about the cultural...  Read More


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The Acropolis Museum , is an absolute must see. Inside the modern exterior visitors can discover the ancient aesthetic wisdom of the Acropolis and feel the atmosphere of ancient Athens. The Gallery of the Slopes of the Acropolis, the Archaic...  Read More


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Meet Nelly Paraskevopoulou

Born and bred in Athens, Nelly went on the move after finishing high school and spending some years working in textiles.  For her, Italy was the next chapter. But, after 12 years, it was back...  More About Nelly

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