Emotions Museum of Childhood in Athens
Located in the delightful area of Acropolis and hosted at a charming neoclassical building, the Emotions Museum of Childhood is a unique destination designed to enthuse youngsters and adults alike. Member of the Association of Children’s Museums HOI (Hands-On International), it addresses to children of 4 to 14 years and adults, in an attempt to raise awareness regarding the emotional development of children and inspire the quest for self-knowledge.
This unique interactive museum uses various exhibits, toys, tales, and performances in order to enhance the children’s ability to express themselves, realize their potentials as well as get acquainted with the different emotions and their evolution during the process of growing up. It is also a great chance for parents or other child specialists to reach to a deeper understanding of a child’s emotional world by getting educated on their delicate psychosynthesis as well as the numerous changes that are conducted as they mature.
The museum is found in a walking distance from the metro stations of Acropolis and Syggrou-Fix and operates on weekdays from 09:00 to 15:00 while it is open from 10:0 to 13:00 on weekends. Rather interesting seminars, workshops, and exhibitions are also frequently organized.