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The Museum of Greek Folk Art showcases indigenous art and craft across various media such as painting, embroidery, weaving, shadow theatre, silverwork, metalwork, pottery, woodcarving , and sculpture from the 17th century onwards. The annexed Tzistarakis Mosque in Monastiraki Square where the entire collection was originally housed now displays the V Kyriazopoulos Collection of Folk Pottery.



About Museum of Greek Folk Art

 Kidathineon 17, Athina, Greece

 +30 21 0321 3018

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