National Gallery and Glyptotheque: significant works of Greek and European art

An amazing collection of masterpieces by major Greek and European artists of the 14th to 20th century, like Eugene Delacroix, Domenicos Theotokopoulos, Alekos Fassianos and others.
Arts National gallery Sculpture
Average Cost: 5€

The major gallery in Greece is devoted to Greek and European art from the 14th century to the 20th century. The collections present significant works of art, mainly paintings and sculptures.

Among the exhibits of the gallery you will find The Concert of the Angels by Domenicos Theotokopoulos, Episode from the Greek War of Independence by Eugene Delacroix, The Betrothal of the Children by Nikolaos Gyzis, The kiss by Nikephoros Lytras, but also works of Nikos Hadjikyriakos-Ghika, Alekos Fassianos and Nikos Engonopoulos.

The glyptotheque displays sculptures of the 19th and 20th century, exhibited in the museum’s indoor and outdoor areas.

Admission: 5€
Reduced (Students, Citizens over 65): 3€
Free entrance: under 12, students of Fine Arts, Holders of ICOM & AICA cards, people with disabilities and their escorts

Opening hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 09:00 – 20:00
Saturday, Sunday: 09:00 – 16:00
Tuesday: Closed.

– 1 January
– 6 January
– 25 March
– Easter Sunday
– Easter Monday
– Clean Monday
– 1 May
– Holy Spirit Day
– 15 August
– 28 October
– 25 December
– 26 December

Gallery Shop:
The shop of the National Glyptotheque, selling books and high quality gifts, is open at the opening hours of the museum.