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Museum of Cycladic Art

The Museum of Cycladic Art was founded in 1986 to house the collection of Cycladic and Ancient Greek art of Nicholas and Aikaterini Goulandris. It is dedicated to the study and promotion of the cultures of the Aegean and Cyprus, with special emphasis on Cycladic Art of the 3rd millennium BC millennium. Its exhibits include approximately 3,000 objects of Cycladic, Ancient Greek and Cypriot art. Besides archaeological reports the MCA organizes contemporary art exhibitions that bring the public in contact with important artists of the 20th century (Dali, Picasso, etc.) and explore deeper relationships of ancient art and contemporary artistic expression. Opening hours: Monday - Wednesday - Friday - Saturday 10:00 to 17:00, Thursdays 10: 00-20: 00 Sunday: 11: 00-17: 00, Tuesdays closed. The museum is closed on 1/1 Sunday & Easter Monday, Holy Spirit Day, 1/5, 25-26 / 12, 25/3, 15/8. PERMANENT & TEMPORARY EXHIBITION General Admission: €12 Reduced Entrance: €9 TEMPORARY EXHIBITION ENTRANCE General entrance: €6 REDUCED COMBINATION ENTRANCE • Persons 65+ • Students • Persons 19-26 • Chamber of Fine Arts cardholders • Visitor groups of 12+ people FREE ADMISSION • Cycladic Friends • Children under 18 • Visitors with disabilities and their companion • Greek unemployed citizens, with their current unemployment card • Archaeology and art history students • Greek Ministry of Culture employees • Members of ICOM - ICOMOS • Journalists • Qualified tour guides Stathatou Mansion (periodical exhibits), Vasilissis Sofias & 1, Irodotou Str. The two buildings are interconnected.

4, Neophytou Douka Str., Athens