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Acropolis Museum is the most popular and the most modern museum of Greece. It opened in 2009 and it is visited by 10.000 people daily. It was designed by the famous architect Bernard Tschumi, who was inspired by the clean lines of the Parthenon and the light of ancient Greece. The museum is built around a nucleus with the exact dimensions of the frieze of the Parthenon, in which you can find all the exhibitions. The 14.000 square meters of the exhibition halls are divided into four levels and you can walk around 4.000 exhibits that were found in the Acropolis area and cover a very large period of time, showing the progress of the society and the progress of art in ancient Greece and especially Athens. In the museum you can find a restaurant and a cafeteria with a magnificent view of the Parthenon and the city of Athens, as well as a gift shop. The museum of Acropolis has received several awards and is considered to be one of the best museums for someone to visit. It is open from Tuesday to Sunday, from 08:00 to 20:00, although Fridays stays open until 22:00.
How to get there: Acropolis Museum is very close to "Acropolis" metro station of number 2 (red) line.
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its amazing the new museum of Acropolis! i felt proud to be Greek.
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