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  • National Archaeological Museum Horse Why Athens City Guide

    7 things you must see at the National Archaeological Museum

    The National Archaeological Museum is the largest museum in Greece with some of the greatest collections of antiquities in the world. The museum was established in 1829 to house and protect antiquities from all over Greece and has operated from its neo-classical home in Athens since 1889. There are over 11,000 exhibits dating as far back as the Neolithic…

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  • Madama Butterfly Athens Festival Odeon Herodes


    Where: Odeon of Herodes Atticus
    When: 1, 4, 7, 10 June 2023
    Why Go: To see Puccini’s famous aria LIVE beneath the glow of the Acropolis
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  • Greece for Kids Athens Families Gardens

    Athens for Families

    Whether your kids are big or small, Athens is the perfect city destination to explore as a family at all times of the year. With a vibrant food scene, your children will relish in the delicious and healthy flavours of Greece that includes an abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables, exceptional olive oils and the…

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  • Ancient Epidaurus Theatre Tickets Athens Festival


    Where: Palea Epidaurus in Argolis
    When: 7 July – 26 August 2023
    Why Go: To experience a live performance & perfect acoustics at this ancient theatre
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  • Evzones Uniform Greek Soldier Athens

    Evzones uniform, the costume of an elite Greek soldier

    The Greek Presidential Guard or Evzones are a group of elite Greek soldiers who are trained to perform various ceremonial duties. They stand guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the Presidential Palace and also raise and lower the flag at the Acropolis every Sunday. The Evzones uniform is handmade with intricate detail, taking many months to complete…

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  • Women of Passion Why Athens


    Where: Railway Carriage Theatre
    When: Saturday evenings, throughout June & July 2023
    Why Go: A symbolic journey by train from ancient to modern Greece
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