The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (EMST) began its operation in 2000. Since 2016, its permanent home is the former Fix brewery on Syngrou Ave., the reconstruction of which was completed in 2014. The Museum’s constantly growing collection is formed around a very important nucleus of works by Greek and international artists.Arrange your visit to National Museum of Contemporary Art and discover more family-friendly attractions in Athens using our Athens visit planner.
Core strategic goal of EMST remains its full operations, with the equipment and implementation of the approved plans for the installation of its permanent collection on the three top floors, the operation of the media lounge, and the completion of the screening and conference room, the library, the archives, the roof terrace and other areas. During the same time, the public tender for the operation of the café and restaurant will also have been completed.
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Υπέροχο κτίριο,με πολύ ενδιαφέρουσες εκθέσεις. Έμαθα πως θα ανοίξει πολύ σύντομα Roof καφετέρια και ανυπομονώ γιατί η θέα θα είναι καταπληκτική! Η μόνη παρατήρηση που θα μπορούσα να κάνω,είναι πως θα ... more »Lovely building, with very interesting exhibitions. I learned that it will open very soon Roof cafeteria and I look forward because the view will be amazing! The only remark I could make is that I would like, apart from the various reports, that there was a more permanent report so that there would be no period vacant in the museum, but let us have a little patience, it is a very new beginning. Greece is new, With a fresh audience as far as contemporary art is concerned.
We have been to many cities and enjoyed contemporary art. Athene is a fantastic city but no interest in contemporary art? We checked the opening hours, visited the museum but failed. The door was lock... more »
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