PIRAEUS

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HELLENIC MARITIME MUSEUM

In the museum the naval history of the Greek nation unfolds before the  eyes of the visitors, in consecutive halls. The museum is rich in models of ships, representations of historical events, various objects etc. of the antiquity, the Revolution of 1821, the modern history of the navy and our commercial shipping. You can admire parts of the Cononian wall of Piraeus and the famous shipsheds, where the triremes were repaired and maintained. The museum is considered the largest maritime museum in Greece. Among other exhibits there is a rich collection of 10,000 volumes of rare editions of nautical books and maps, artworks and rich photographic archive.
Info
The museum is located at Themistocleous coast, at the entrance of Zea Marina.
General enquiries: +30 210 4516264. Open Tuesday-Saturday 09:00-14:00. Closed on Sundays & Mondays.