Archaeological Museum of Vravrona

Museum between Athens and Piraeus

Located 200 meters from the archaeological site of Vravrona, one of the most important sanctuaries of worshiping Goddess Artemis in Attiki.

It is situated in the area of Markopoulo, while its exhibits come from the temple of Vravrona and the area of Mesogeion covering a large period of time, from the early Bronze Age until the Roman Age.

The building consists of an atrium and five rooms and it was constructed in 1960. The main collection consists of exhibits that were discovered in the temple of Artemis of Vravrona, one of the most important places of worshiping the Goddess in Attiki. According to the myth, this is the place where Ifigeneia was also worshipped as a goddess.

The exhibits include among other statues of Artemis, coins, and jewelry as well as smaller statues of girls from 4th century BC.

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Last Update: 30 Jul 2020
Location
address Markopoulo Mesogaias 190 03, Greece
transportation With a bus from Nomismatokopeio, line 304: Athens-Artemis and from Artemida, line 323: Agios Nikolaos-Vravrona, which stop about 2,5 km from the museum.