The Emotions Museum is located just behind the Filopappou hill, in one of the most authentic and well-preserved neighborhoods of Athens, Ano Petralona. It is a unique in its kind interactive museum about emotions! It uses interactive exhibitions, play and fairy tales, in order to encourage children and teenagers from 5 to 15 years old to discover their emotional world, to learn more about themselves and others. Moreover, it sensitizes adults, parents and teachers on subjects which deal with the children’s emotional development and socialization.
A privately guided tour for families in English
The Emotions Museum has created a special program in English for foreign families to enjoy a private tour with an educator of the museum in the interactive exhibition “In Anger’s Palace!” and to get the opportunity:
- to visit the exhibition “Anger’s Palace!” and discover the secrets related to anger
- to explore each family member’s inner world of emotions and get to know each other and ourselves better
- to strengthen our family’s bonds by playing and
- to create a lifetime family memory from Athens!
The exhibition and the instructions of the interactive exhibits are available both in Greek and English.
Ages: the programme is addressed to children 5 to 15 years old and their families (the entrance to the Museum is permitted for children over 5 years of age).
Periods for privately guided tours: June, July and September upon request. In August the museum is closed.
Days/time for privately guided tours: Monday to Friday upon request starting at 9:30, 10:30 or 11:00.
Duration: 90 min
For ordinary visits, the Museum is open only during weekends from 10am to 1pm.For details, check the museum’s website.