Frissiras Contemporary Painting Museum
Founded by Vlassis Frissiras, the museum opened its doors to the public in December 2000. A passionate art collector, Vlassis Frissiras donated his private collection of over 3500 peieces of art to the museum. The museum features temporary exhibitions based upon a central theme. The museum itself is housed in a renovated, neo-classical style building. Spread out over four floors, the it was well lit by a combination of excellent natural light, and well thought out interior lighting. Each room had plenty of space, and the art was laid out perfectly.
Important Information & Collection information
Tickets must be redeemed at the Museum’s cashier.Please have your iVenture Card present.
- Email Addressinfo@frissirasmuseum.com
- Open HoursWednesday to Friday: 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday and Sunday: 11:00 - 17:00
- Closed DaysMonday and Tuesday
- Phone+30 2103234678
The Frissiras Museum in Athens, is the only museum for contemporary European painting in Greece
Its permanent collection consists of 3000 paintings and sculptures by Greek and other European artists on the subject of the human form
Is located in one of the oldest and most picturesque part of Athens, Plaka
It is housed in two different building that stand the one next to the other and the one was built by the famous German architect Ernst Ziller
Frissiras Museum is a place where past meets future in a fruitful dialogue
Monis Asteriou 3 & 7, Athens