The Hellenic Motor Museum (Greek: Ελληνικό Μουσείο Αυτοκινήτου) is a car museum in Athens. It is owned by the Theodore Charagionis Foundation and opened in March 2011. The museum is situated in central Athens near the National Archaeological Museum, on the three top floors of the Athenian Capitol shopping mall.Use our Athens tour planner to visit Hellenic Motor Museum on your trip to Athens, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
The collection of the museum consists of 300 cars of which about 110 are displayed periodically. The museum offers many other facilities such as a Formula 1 simulator, a road safety educational programme and an amphitheatre.
Hellenic Motor Museum reviews
At home in an impressive construct we thoroughly enjoyed browsing over a few storeys the superb range of automobiles collected here. A first one to catch our eye was the fascinating Hungarian... more »
What a pleasant surprise! In downtown Athens, close to my alma mater National Technical University Patission campus, a museum dedicated to cars. Good collection, beautifully arranged and presented..... more »
Fantastic car museum. Large collection with a good diversity of vehicles displayed. All have informational cars to help you learn the history of the cars. Available in English and Greek. Worth the visit for any car enthusiast. It's a little farther north than the center historical center but it's right next to the archaeologist museum if you're heading there.
Some great examples of cars. It's a shame that most cars have this big sticker on the windscreen advising visitors not to cross the ropes..spoils the photo! But a good option regardless.
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