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National History Museum (Ethnikó Istorikó Mouseío) Tours

National History Museum (Ethnikó Istorikó Mouseío)
Covering the period from 1453 to the 1940s, Athens’ National History Museum (Ethnikó Istorikó Mouseío) takes visitors from the Ottoman years right up until the Greek-Italian War. The museum is housed in an ornate Neoclassical palace dating back to 1813 and has seen several incarnations; it was once the home of King Otto, the first Greek monarch after independence in 1832, before being taken over by Greek Parliament, who in turned moved out to the current Parliament Building in Syntagma Square in 1932. Lastly, the Old Parliament building housed the justice ministry before opening as a museum in 1962, showcasing turning points in Greek history from the Byzantine rule to the build up to the Wars of Independence in the 1820s and the disastrous Asia Minor Campaign in 1919.  
Address: Stadiou 13, Athens, Greece
Hours: Tuesday-Sunday 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

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Athens City Tour-Parthenon & Acropolis Museum (small grp up to 7) SPECIAL OFFER

Athens City Tour-Parthenon & Acropolis Museum (small grp up to 7) SPECIAL OFFER

Take a sight-seeing tour with us and discover the history and secrets of the most famous city of the antiquity. We will visit Acropolis and Parthenon and make a stop at Mars Hill, where democracy was born, and Apostle Paul delivered his speech that introduced the ancient Greeks to God. In the world-renowned museum of Acropolis, we can have a better understanding of the role of Parthenon in the course of the western civilization and admire the finer details of the beauty of this magnificent construction. A ride through the heart of the city will let us admire Panathenaic stadium, the stadium that hosted the first modern Olympics in 1896. Take a closer look of the neo-classical buildings of the Parliament, the National Library, the Academy and the University of Athens. Small group up to 7 people with luxury Mini Van Mercedes. English speaking driver that will guide and introduce you to the history of Athens.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.15
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$59.15
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Private Walking Tour- Bites of History and Gastronomy

Private Walking Tour- Bites of History and Gastronomy

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After your pick up from your location we head to Syntagma / Constitution square, which is fundamentally connected with the first official Greek Constitution and political developments in the 19th and 20th centuries.We return to Syntagma square to tell the story of the luxurious Grande Bretagne Hotel. . Palia Vouli / Old Parliament building at Kolokotroni square, where stands the imposing statute of Theodoros Kolokotronis, one of the most distinguished leaders of the Greek Revolution against the Ottomans We cross Athinas street getting to the Varvakios Agora (Athens Central Market). This is literally the Grand Central Station of food, where people from all walks of life converge to discover the freshest and most delicious ways to satiate their hunger. .Further down on Evripidou street we will stop at the well-known “Miran”charcuterie, to taste “tsipouro“ or “ouzo” with delicious Greek specialties when our tour will finish, your guide will accompany you to your location.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$197.57
Price varies by group size
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$197.57
Price varies by group size

Private Half Day Best Museums Tour

Private Half Day Best Museums Tour

This tour is curated for the museum lovers! We have selected the 6 most popular in the city for you to choose the two museums of your preference.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$366.74
per group
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$366.74
per group
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Private Half Day Best Museums Tour

Private Half Day Best Museums Tour

This tour is curated for the museum lovers! We have selected the 6 most popular in the city and your guide will navigate you to the two museums of your preference.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$804.46
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$804.46
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Exarcheia walking tour: The other side of Athens

Exarcheia walking tour: The other side of Athens

This is a unique tour in Exarcheia district, outside the crowded touristic areas of Athens but at the heart of it's modern history! Walk in Exarcheia and the area around like a local and witness the Athenian way of life, discuss the historical events that defined the modern history of Greece and witness first hand why this district is so different and controversial. During our walk we will laso have the chance to relax by drinking coffee or tea at a local favorite place!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.32
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$47.32
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Athens city Tour (4hrs) combined with Piraeus Port Cruise Terminal transfers

Athens city Tour (4hrs) combined with Piraeus Port Cruise Terminal transfers

Take a break from the cruise ship crowds and enjoy a truly private chauffeured tour around some of the historic highlights of Athens: no tourists, no guide, just you and your driver. Meet your driver at your cruise ship terminal and head out into the city for half a day of Athenian history, culture, and beautiful photo opportunities. Stop at landmarks like the Acropolis, the Panathenaic Stadium and the Temple of Olympian Zeus.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$197.85
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$197.85
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Athens City Tour (4hrs)

Athens City Tour (4hrs)

Discover Athens without the headache of navigating the city's winding streets and public transit on a private 4-hour tour. This stress-free adventure takes you to a long list landmarks in your very own chauffeured vehicle. Visit the Acropolis, Temple of Olympian Zeus, Panathenaic Stadium, Monastiraki, and more. Along the way, your driver is happy to provide reccomendations for restaurants, activities, and attractions for the rest of your visit.
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  • 3 hours 40 minutes to 4 hours 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$186.21
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$186.21
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Electricityrides | e-bike night rides

Electricityrides | e-bike night rides

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Electricityrides e-bike night ride is the fastest, easiest and most fun way to explore Athens under the city lights. We will guide you around the city, we will have fun and we will show you Athens by night in a way that only a local knows. Our e-bikes are cool, that's what all our guests say. Book one of our night rides and add more fun to your trip! Our guided rides are not official tours, we guide you to the points of interest so that you feel safe during the ride.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$37.86
Price varies by group size
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$37.86
Price varies by group size
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Electricityrides | e-bike day rides

Electricityrides | e-bike day rides

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Electricityrides day ride is the fastest, easiest and most fun way to discover Athens in a short time. You will also have the opportunity to visit places that only locals know. Book a ride with electricityrides and explore Athens our way! Our guided rides are not official tours, we guide you to the points of interest so that you feel safe during the ride.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.59
Price varies by group size
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$42.59
Price varies by group size
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Athens city 4hrs tour and drop-off to the Airport

Athens city 4hrs tour and drop-off to the Airport

Experience our high-quality Athens city tour. Book your taxi among our modern fleet. What makes us to stand out: -We quarantee: • Safe, easy, hassle-free transfer • High-quality services -We offer: -Pick up from a professional, licenced, reliable, english-speaking driver -Assistance for any concerns about your stay with the eye of a localler. -Air-conditioned cars -Free wifi on board -We can provide, upon request, the baby seat that is suitable for your child’s age. The specific tour is an ideal option for travellers who don't have enough time to spend in Athens, so they will be able to visit the most significant places in Athens. Let us be the wonderful start of your unique experience in Greece.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$269.68
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$269.68
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Athens city Tour (4hrs) combined with Marine of Alimos transfers

Athens city Tour (4hrs) combined with Marine of Alimos transfers

Experience our high-quality Athens city tour. Book your taxi among our modern fleet. What makes us to stand out: -We quarantee: • Safe, easy, hassle-free transfer • High-quality services -We offer: -Pick up from a professional, licenced, reliable, english-speaking driver -Assistance for any concerns about your visit with the eye of a localler. -Air-conditioned cars -Free wifi on board -We can provide, upon request, the baby seat that is suitable for your child’s age. Let us be the wonderful start of your unique experience in Greece.
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  • 5 hours to 5 hours 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$197.85
per group
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$197.85
per group

Athens Tours (4hrs) combined with Athens Airport transfers

Athens Tours (4hrs) combined with Athens Airport transfers

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Experience our high-quality Athens city tour. Book your taxi among our modern fleet. What makes us to stand out: -We quarantee: • Safe, easy, hassle-free transfer • High-quality services -We offer: -Pick up from a professional, licenced, reliable, english-speaking driver -Assistance for any concerns about your stay with the eye of a localler. -Air-conditioned cars -Free wifi on board -We can provide, upon request, the baby seat that is suitable for your child’s age. Let us be the wonderful start of your unique experience in Greece.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$256.52
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$256.52
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Athens and Piraeus City Tour (8 hrs)

Athens and Piraeus City Tour (8 hrs)

Experience our high-quality Athens city tour. Book your taxi among our modern fleet. What makes us to stand out: -We quarantee: • Safe, easy, hassle-free transfer • High-quality services -We offer: -Pick up from a professional, licenced, reliable, english-speaking driver -Assistance for any concerns about your stay with the eye of a localler. -Air-conditioned cars -Free wifi on board -We can provide, upon request, the baby seat that is suitable for your child’s age. Let us be the wonderful start of your unique experience in Greece.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$321.05
per group
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$321.05
per group
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Athens & Marathon Full Day Private Tour

Athens & Marathon Full Day Private Tour

This tour covers almost all the major Athens sights and the historical place of Marathon (famous for the "Marathon Race" and for the "Marathon Battle" between the Greeks and the Persians) This tour has a personalize character. The car will be only for you. The driver will try to face all your needs during the tour. You may easily customize the suggested itinerary in accordance to your wish. JG Athens Tours gives specific attention to the quality than to the quantity. Our clients' safety is of our outmost priorities. Due to recent pandemia of Covid 19, increased precautionary measures of personal hygiene have been taken.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$360.83
per group
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$360.83
per group
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Frequently Asked Questions

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What are National History Museum (Ethnikó Istorikó Mouseío) hours of operation?
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National History Museum (Ethnikó Istorikó Mouseío) hours of operation: Tuesday-Sunday 9 a.m.-2 p.m.. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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