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Archaeological Museum of Piraeus, Athens

Archaeological Museum of Piraeus - Athens, Greece
Archaeological Museum of Piraeus
Xarilaou Trikoupi Street 31, Piraeus, Greece 18536Map
+30 210 452 1598
Neighborhood: Piraeus
Overview

Piraeus, the port city of Athens became a Mediterranean naval powerhouse during the 5th Century BCE and remained a major commercial center until its destruction by the Romans. Traces of the city's prosperity are exhibited at the archaeological museum near the Zea Harbor. The museum's collection contains statues, grave monuments, reliefs and pottery, mainly from the 5th and 4th Century BCE. Right next to the museum are the ruins of an ancient theater.

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