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National Gallery - Museum Alexandros Soutzos

50 Vassileos Konstantinou, Athens 115 28, Greece
+30 21 0723 5937
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The National Gallery's temporary collection

I visited the temporary National Gallery today. It is well worth a visit but I had difficulty... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Al-in-Athens
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Athens, Greece
Worth finding

The National Gallery is undergoing renovation and we had to make our way to the suburbs to find the... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2016
susanwalsh
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glasgow
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A collection of 20th century Greek art in addition to Renaissance Western European art housed in a striking modern building.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
24 Jul 2017
“The National Gallery's temporary collection”
3 Jul 2016
“Worth finding”
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50 Vassileos Konstantinou, Athens 115 28, Greece
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

I visited the temporary National Gallery today. It is well worth a visit but I had difficulty finding it. The gallery's own website does not give its location. So for anyone interested, here is how to find it by public transport. Take the Metro to...More

1  Thank Al-in-Athens
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The National Gallery is undergoing renovation and we had to make our way to the suburbs to find the relocated gallery. It was a bit tricky to find but once we did it was well worth the visit. There is some great sculpture and there...More

4  Thank susanwalsh
Reviewed 1 September 2015

What incredible exhibits so good to see them up close and personal. The jewelry to die for and the shop had great replicas

3  Thank Naxosbadger
Reviewed 30 June 2013

The National Gallery-Alex. Soutzos Museum will be closed from 04/03/2013, due to expansion works. i dont know for how long do they plan for it to be closed...hope this saves you the trip. the national gallery near Hilton hotel is also closed and i think...More

6  Thank veljko-lemonade
Reviewed 28 March 2013

You can visit this museum to the heart of Athens.It has a great variety of master's works.The most interesting is the permanent collection with a lot of master pieces?My favoured are the paintings of Nico Hatzikyriako Ghika.You can find also paintings of the best Greek...More

1  Thank Stavros P
Reviewed 27 February 2013

All art lovers should visit this gallery. Not the best location, and a dull-looking building from the outside, but work exploring inside. Modern art, 19th century and some older. Greek artists predominate.

1  Thank Andy C
Reviewed 25 January 2013

I am stunned that there are so few reviews about the National Gallery. Although I was underwhelmed with the temporary exhibition, the permanent one was great. There are renaissance paintings to modern paintings, Greek and foreign painters. There was even a Picasso, but it was...More

2  Thank roza_rozalia
Reviewed 2 July 2012

If you walk for about a mile west of Parliament, you come to the National Gallery of Art ( not well marked, so ask.) The first floor of the museum is the borrowed collection with Cezannes, money's and Gaugins. The lower floors hold the Greek...More

1  Thank metoread2
Reviewed 20 May 2012

Contemporary Greek art and also art through the ages. Check for featured exhibitions, French Masters, El Greco etc.

1  Thank Sunisles
Reviewed 1 June 2011

This is a disappointingly small gallery. On top of that, the first floor was closed. The artists on display did not match those advertised in guide books. However, there were some nice pieces and it was good to see the work of some Greek artists...More

2  Thank Susan-Ash
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