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Museum of Islamic Art
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Museum of Islamic Art

Museum in Athens, Greece

The Islamic art collections of the Benaki Museum are housed in a complex of neo-classical buildings located in the historical centre of Athens, in the Kerameikos district. Major archaeological sites located in the same area include the grounds of the ancient Agora (currently undergoing development), the Doric temple of Hephaestus (the "Theseio") and the Museum of the ancient Kerameikos necropolis (cemetery). This complex of buildings at the corner of Agion Asomaton and Dipylou streets, was donated to the Museum by the late Lambros Eftaxias, who in his later years served as Honorary President of the Museum Board of Trustees.

Address

Dipilou 12, Athina 105 53, Greece

Transportation

Metro: M1 Line (Thēseiou Station)

Phone Number

+30 21 0325 1311

Website

https://www.benaki.gr/index.php?option=com_buildings&view=building&id=15&Itemid=525&lang=en

Working Hours

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00 Closed on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

Fee

€ 9

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