Access to the Museum of Ancient Greek Technology
Virtual tour of Kotsanas Museum's permanent collection: Ancient Greece, the origins of Technology! (if ticket option selected)
5 € / p.
The ancient Greeks contributed greatly to the fields of philosophy, fine arts, and science, but the technology they used is still relatively unknown. Be amazed by 142 working replicas of ancient Greek inventions, and explore a unique museum of antique robots, alarm clocks, lifting mechanisms and loads more! * Did you know the ancient Greeks invented a 'cinema' with moving pictures and sound? Or that they dreamed up automobiles and steam-engines? Or that they used robots to serve them? Yes, robots! * Come and join the curious crowds intrigued by the concept of cutting-edge technology from ancient Greece, and explore a fascinating interactive museum of antique technologies in Athens. * Discover how they calculated and worked with sophisticated data, eye up some ancient vending machines, and admire lifting mechanisms capable of building tall structures with hardly any manpower. * It's enough to change the world as you know it!
Tuesday : 10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday : 10:00 - 18:00
Thursday : 10:00 - 18:00
Friday : 10:00 - 18:00
Monday : 10:00 - 18:00
Museum of Ancient Greek Technology
Pindarou 6, 106 71