Theater and Cinema Museums of Athens
The theater and cinema museums of Athens presents several scenes of the greek cinema and theatre with photographs, personal items of famous actor and director, shooting machines and other tools used in the past. There are also books and documents, movies archives, theatrical costumes, theatrical sceneries, dressing rooms etc.
- 1. Museum of Katina Paxinou and Alexis Minotis
- 2. Theater Museum
- 3. Aglaia Mitropoulou Cinema Museum
- 4. Panos Aravantinos Museum
- 5. Spatharis Museum of Shadow Theatre, Municipallity of Maroussi
Spatharis Museum of Shadow Theater
The Shadow Theater is very popular in Greece and young childreusually watch shadow plays with their favorite heroes. The museum has been named after the major representative of the Shadow Theater in Greece, Evgenios Spatharis. The museum hosts books related to that specific theater kind, collected by Evgenios SPatharis and his father as well as posters, programs etc. One can see the funny figures of the heroes of the performances, musical instruments used for sound producing and various tools and materials used for the performances and of course various puppets that are really familiar to the greek audience.
Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 14:00
Wednesday: 9:00 - 14:00 and 18:00 - 20:00
Closed on: Saturdays