Athens art galleries

On this page of the free Athens travel guide, you can find the most important Athens art galleries which you should visit during your holiday in the Greek Capital. From large to small, you’ll definitely find some art galleries in Athens to be worthy of your time!

For each Athens art gallery, you may find:

  • the name of the Athens art gallery and perhaps a photo or a video;
  • a short description of the Athens art gallery;
  • visiting information including opening times, ticket prices, address and map location, telephone if available, and details on how to get there using public transport.


Athens art galleries (Table of Contents)

1. National Art Gallery
2. National Museum of Contemporary Art
3. Frissiras Museum
4. Athens Municipal Art Gallery
5. Artion Gallery in Athens
6. Bernier/Eliades Gallery
7. Rebecca Camhi Gallery



National Art Gallery

The National Art Gallery in Athens is the most important art gallery in all of Greece. Here, you can discover famous Greek artists, such as El Greco.

The National Art Gallery is also where the most important art exhibitions take place.

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National Museum of Contemporary Art

At the heart of the collection from the National Museum of Contemporary Art there are the works of Greek and foreign artists such as Stephen Antonakos, Constantin Byzantios, Jannis Kounellis, Shirin Neshat, Lucas Samaras, and Costas Tsoclis.

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contemporary art

Frissiras Museum

The Frissiras Museum houses European Contemporary paintings, and it is the only one of its kind in Greece. With over 3,000 paintings, drawings, sculptures, and engravings from well-known Greek and European artists, it is a must-see for art lovers.

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Athens Municipal Art Gallery

Admire over 2,355 works of art from the most important Greek artists of the 20th century. The collection includes paintings, engravings, sketches, and blueprints.

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Artion Gallery in Athens

Part of an international chain, the Artion gallery in Athens is known for promoting classic and contemporary art.

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Bernier/Eliades Gallery

This is one of the first art galleries which emerged in the city of Athens. It mostly exhibits foreign artists, but also famous Greek ones.

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Rebecca Camhi Gallery

This art gallery promotes mainly Greek artists, but also some foreign contemporary artists.

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