The rise of Athens reached its peak during the Golden Age of Pericles, when the city flourished scientifically, culturally and militarily.
On the other hand, winters in Athens may provide a much different experience.
People visiting Greece will surely notice all periods of Greek history in the capital city.
From ancient times and Roman occupation, to the Turks and Modern Greece, Athens is the place where the past meets the present and creates the future. National Archaeological Museum of Athens: Among the biggest and most important museums of Greece, this is also among the richest museums of ancient Greek art in the world.
The museum has a gift shop and a beautiful café in the Garden of Sculptures.2.
The Benaki Museum: This private museum was founded in 1930 by Antonis Benakis (1873-1954), member of a distinguished Greek family of Alexandria, which contributed significantly to the political, social and cultural life of Greece.