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Museum of Traditional Pottery, Athens

Museum of Traditional Pottery - Athens, Greece
Museum of Traditional Pottery
Melidoni Street 4-6, Athens, Greece 10553Map
+30 210 331 8491-5
Neighborhood: Thissio
Overview

Kerameikos, the place where the ancient potters had their workshops, is the most appropriate location for this museum dedicated to contemporary pottery art. Created by the Georgios Psaropoulos Family Foundation, the museum occupies a renovated 19th-century mansion. It includes more than 4,500 ceramic works of the last three centuries that showcase the art and skills of Greek potters. The museum also features reconstructions of pottery workshops, organizes seminars and acts as a documentation center of every aspect of traditional pottery with an extensive photo and film archive.

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Museum of Traditional Pottery General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM, Sunday from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
  • Type: Arts & Museums
  • Nearest Train: Thissio
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