Εθνικό Μουσείο Σύγχρονης Τέχνης (ΕΜΣΤ)
The National Museum of Contemporary Art began its operation in 2000. Its foundation came to cover a huge gap that the decades long absence of an analogous institution for contemporary international art had created in Athens.
For the 5th place on the list of the best museums in Athens, I was between this museum and Numismatic Museum of Athens which I both love! But, I selected the National Museum of Contemporary Art as it is a brand new museum that opened in November 2016 and it is situated at historical former Fix…
The National Museum of Contemporary Art, established in October 2000, is the sole national institution focused only on collecting and exhibiting contemporary Greek and international art in Athens.
In 2015 this museum inaugurated spectacularly renovated quarters at the former Fix Brewery on Leoforos Syngrou. It shows top-notch rotating exhibitions of Greek and international contemporary art. Its permanent exhibitions iclude paintings, installations, photography, video and new media as well as…
The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (EMST) began its operation in 2000. Its permanent home is the former Fix brewery on Syngrou Ave., the reconstruction of which was completed in 2014. The building occupies 18.142 sqm. on a 3.123 sqm surface.
hosted a few exhibitions before it closed down. Whether it will reopen in the foreseeable future remains a mystery.
The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (EMST) began its operation in 2000. Since 2016, its permanent home is the former Fix brewery on Syngrou Ave., the reconstruction of which was completed in 2014. From September 30th, 2008, EMST was hosted in sections of the building of the Athens…
The National Museum of Contemporary Art, or 'EMST,' is a work of art itself, housed in an old beer brewery and remodeled as a prime example of post-war Greek modernism. Meander through temporary and permanent exhibitions and take in the setting to feel the pulse of contemporary Greek culture. The…
This brand new Museum of Contemporary Art is within walking distance! Fix's old factory transformed. Must visit for Art lovers
“The newest home of National Library and Opera at Faliron. Daily tours to botanical gardens, open air movies by the grass, canoeing and other activities. Ideal for families. Daily schedules at www.snfcc.org”
“One of the main historic attractions of Athens, it is the only stadium in the world built entirely of marble. A stadium was built on the site of a simple racecourse by the Athenian statesman Lykourgos (Lycurgus) c. 330 BC, primarily for the Panathenaic Games.”
“1000 metres from the flat one can visit the temple of Olympian Zeus, a former colossal temple at the centre of Athens. It is also known as the Columns of Olympian Zeus and it is built 500 metres south-east of the Acropolis. During the Roman period the temple -that included 104 colossal columns- was renowned as the largest temple in Greece and housed one of the largest cult statues in the ancient world.”
“ It is the largest Gallery of the country and is one of the living cells of the cultural movement in Athens. It consists of 117 paintings, recorded in 1878. The Gallery was then enriched by private collections donated by many Greek painters and collectors such as Al. Soutzos and Koutlidis. Do not miss to see: "The Kissing" by N.Lytra, "The Engagement" by N.Gyzi, "The Concert of the Angels" by Dom. Theotokopoulos, "The Deeproix's Greek Kavalaris".”