Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies, Athens

5.0
#21 of 68 in Museums in Athens
The Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies 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.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.
Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Athens trip simple and quick.
Source
map
Create an itinerary including Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies
Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5.0
28 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Climb to the top to count as a visit and then to the museum. The museum is an incredible exhibition of the Acropolis as historians understand the Acropolis.  more »
  • Visiting this museum is a unique experience that everybody should taste! In this place visitors can travel back in time in ancient Athens. Just amazing!  more »
  • Our walking tour guide recommended that we visit here before going up to the Acropolis. We are very happy we did. The museum artifacts and films gave us a much better picture of what the Acropolis was...  more »
Places to stay near Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies

Plan your trip to Athens

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies by other users

10 days in Athens BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Athens & Mykonos BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Athens BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Athens BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Athens BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Athens BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 43 days in Greece BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 52 days in Athens BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Athens BY A USER FROM UKRAINE May, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 35 days in Athens BY A USER FROM ISRAEL May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Athens BY A USER FROM NEPAL June, culture, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 46 days in Athens BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans