Here is our section with things to see and do in Kerameikos Athens. Discover 4 interesting sightseeing in Kerameikos, with detailed description, exact location on Google map, photos and reviews from visitors. You can also view more sightseeing in other locations of Athens.
The archaeological museum is located right next to the ancient site of Keramikos, the cemetery of ancient Athens. It houses findings from the site, such as funeral columns, vases and statues.
The Museum of Islamic Art is a department of the Benaki Museum and opened in July 2004. It is housed in a Neoclassical building and hosts about 10,000 items that date from the 7th till the 19th century.
The Museum of Modern Pottery is housed in a Neoclassical building of 1875, next to the archaeological site of Kerameikos. The ceramics that are exhibited date from the prehistoric times till today.
Despite its central location, this site is one of the greenest places in Athens. Kerameikos was the cemetery of Ancient Athens from the 12th century BC to the Roman Times, around the 1st century BC. The museum of Kerameikos houses marble columns, sculptures, vases and many figurines.
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