Athens boasts an impressive history and culture. All these years of the glorious past, along with the present, are highlighted most eloquently through the multitude of Athens museums for all tastes and preferences. Whether you are a History buff, in search of the most iconic findings in the Greek capital, or an Art connoisseur, this is just the place for you to enjoy every moment. And what is more, there are many Athens museums with fabulous cafes. So you can sip on freshly brewed coffee or refreshing beverages, overlooking the view in an idyllic setting.
The Acropolis Museum offers a wonderful cafe on the ground floor, with a glass floor. So visitors have the opportunity to admire the site, on which excavations have been held over the years. This is an incredible feeling. On the second floor, there is also a restaurant where breakfast and snacks can be served. The view from the restaurant is equally breathtaking, as you are gazing at the Acropolis!
The Numismatic Museum of Athens also provides an exceptional cafe in a verdant garden. This is a breath of fresh air in the heart of the city. An oasis of 800 square meters, all yours to cherish and soak up the Athenian sun. Along with the rich collections of coins and other historic findings, you should add the cafe to the “to-do” list.
Moving on with the finest Athens Museums with cafes, there is the Benaki Museum and more specifically the Museum of Islamic Art. Located near Keramikos area, Ancient Agora and the Necropolis, the cafe here is extraordinary. It offers you an amazing view, in an exciting ambiance. And another museum catches your eye, in the northeastern suburb of Kifisia. Now this is a place where you are able to relax and enjoy nature. In a vast garden with lovely flowers and shrubs, you are most welcome to live an experience with all your senses.
The National Archaeological Museum could not miss out on a picturesque cafe with a view. Here the garden features olive trees and marvelous flowers. You may catch a breath at the cafe, over a warm cup of Greek coffee or spoon sweets and traditional desserts. Last but not least, the bistrot at the Museum of City of Athens will knock you off your feet. The Black Duck Garden – Athens City Museum Bistrot is open all year long, with a wide variety of drinks, coffee and beverages, cocktails and snacks.
What are you waiting for? Athens Museums offer experiences that are not just limited to exhibitions on display. They involve the senses in a magical blend, where you taste and smell, see and feel…Enjoy!