The Museum of Greek Children’s Art was established in 1994 is one of the few museums worldwide that exhibits artifacts and creations of children aged between 5-14 years. The museum is hosted in Kodrou Street 9, in the picturesque area of Plaka and aims to showcase the children artistic sensitivity and vision of the world as well as encourage this unique expression. It also promotes art as an alternative and more effective way of learning.
The museum focuses on preserving the children art, as it is considered a very special form of creation. There are frequently organized seminars, workshops, and exhibitions, while also collaborations with foreign institutes that are interested in the children’s artistic perception. The museum also organizes drawing competitions where parents can partake along with their children, as well as a variety of activities that enhance children’s creativity. The museum also hosts creations by artists with disabilities, enabling and celebrating diversity, as well as a wider recognition of their work.
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There are many ways to reach the Museum of Greek Children’s Art, from any location in Athens.
Private transfers: We recommend using an online pre-booked Athens transfer service, which provides transfer by taxi, minibus or private VIP car and arranging a pickup directly from the port, airport or your hotel. Alternatively, there’s the option of arranging a pickup by a local driver directly at the following numbers: 0030 693 881 8288, 0030 694 597 2090, 0030 690 943 9292or book your taxi online.
On foot: As the Museum of Greek Children’s Art is located in a central area of Athens, it can be easily reached on foot from Syntagma metro station, in approximately 7 minutes.
By metro: The closest metro station is “Syntagma” on lines 2 and 3. Note that the Museum of Greek Children’s Art is located within a 7-minute walking distance from the metro. Get a map of the metro here.
By bus/trolleybus: The closest bus stop is “Filellinon”. Check the routes and the official timetables on OASA Telematics.
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