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Unique artifacts

This museum houses one of the largest collections of Greek antiquities in the world.

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The National Archaeological Museum

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By Dmitry Petrounin Dmitry Petrounin Section editor Profile

Discover The National Archaeological Museum

The National Archaeological Museum has fabulous collections of sculptures, ceramics, and pottery of Ancient Greece, not to mention the other treasures there, such as the famous mask of Agamemnon, the Poseidon of Artemision and the Santorini frescoes.

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The National Archaeological Museum

The National Archaeological Museum , Earthenware jars in the national museum , Greece
Earthenware jars in the national museum

The museum was given the items for its first collections in 1874.

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The structure of the archaeological museum

This museum brings together five themes: prehistory, sculptures, bronze, ceramics, Egypt and the Near East.

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Sculptures in the Museum of Greek Archaeology

The statue of the goddess Artemis is one of the symbols of the National Archaeological Museum in Athens.

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Statues from the Classical age

These bronze and marble statues are located on the ground-floor of the building.

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