First Cemetery of Athens: Outdoor Glyptotheque
First Cemetery of Athens
Logginou 3, Athens
21 May 2022
A walking tour in the most important burial monuments of modern Greece, acquaintance with architectural types and expressions of burial sculpture, as manifested in the Cemetery of the capital. From the simple tombstones, to columns with sculptural crown and temple-shaped monuments, visitors will learn the history of the First Cemetery, the sculptors and marble sculptors who worked there, as well as their relationship with the ancient Greek Art and Romanticism.
Start time: 11:00
Meeting point: The main entrance of the Cemetery
The event follows all required guidelines of the public health authority to prevent the spread of COVID 19.
Closest Metro Station: Acropolis
Metro to Venue: 11 minutes walking
Wheelchair Accessibility YES