The Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies (Greek: Κέντρο Μελετών Ακροπόλεως) is a museum in Athens, Greece, a part of the new Acropolis Museum and its research workshops. It is housed in the Weiler Building, named after the Bavarian engineer who designed it in 1834 and constructed it in 1836.Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Athens trip simple and quick.
After serving as a military hospital and a gendarmes barracks, Weiler Building was remodelled from 1985 to 1987 and was converted to a museum. Its collections include casts of the Parthenon sculptures, plaster models of the Acropolis illustrating the architectural development of the monuments from the neolithic to present times, and a permanent exhibition on the works of conservation and restoration and exhibits concerning the Erechtheion and other Acropolis monuments.
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Lesson learned, do this without a guide. We used a guide and she focessed on one story and repeated it all the way throughout the museum bypassing a lot of exhibits. We ended up departing our group... more »
The museum of acropolis is a beautiful place!! if you visit Greece don’t forget to explore the history of acropolis in one of the best museums in the world!!! more »
This whole site is a must see it really does put the evolution of the parthenon into context and the exhibits are fab. Cafe has super views and really good food and drinks.. photo is taken from inside..
Very nice building beside the Acropolis museum.
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