Byzantine and Christian Museum

The Byzantine and Christian Museum

Constructed in 1848, in the style of a Florentine palace, this captivating trove of more than 25,000 religious art and artefacts from the Byzantium also houses an enchanting “secret” garden



  • Disabled people upon presentation of their ID card or passport and Disability Certificate are admitted free of charge. In case of 80% disability or more, one escort is also entitled to free entrance.
  • This site is included in the combined 3-day ticket valid for the National Archaeological Museum, the Epigraphic Museum, the Numismatic Museum and the Byzantine and Christian Museum of Athens.
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  • It is accessible to wheelchairs via the ramps provided.
  • Equipped with an elevator.
  • Equipped with adapted toilet.