Historical Archives of the Piraeus Bank Group Cultural Foundation
Type: History Museums, Libraries / Archives, Museums
The Historical Archives of the Piraeus Bank Group Cultural Foundation is situated in an ex industrial complex in the district of Tavros. The Archive preserves the historical archives of important... Read More
The Historical Archives of the Piraeus Bank Group Cultural Foundation is situated in an ex industrial complex in the district of Tavros. The Archive preserves the historical archives of important Greek banks, which were absorbed in the past by Piraeus Bank and also of significant organizations and companies connected to them. This valuable material contributes to the documentation and study of the economic, agricultural, industrial and banking history of Greece during the 20th century. The Archive is of great interest to various groups of the public, who can appreciate the significance of the preservation of the past through archives. Except being of academic and research interest, the Archive is also visited by the intellectual and artistic community and the wider public. In the indoor and the large outdoor spaces, various activities take place, such as an exhibition of banking history, scientific and cultural events, film viewing, guided tours and presentations. Educational activities for children and courses for adults are also organized. A pleasant space for coffee and a gift shop can also be found on the premises.
- Attractions near Cruise Port: "Historical archives pertaining to economical history and interesting cultural activities"
- Best for Attractions near Cruise Port Because: Economical history preserved and many interesting exhibits for various groups of the public