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Christmas at the Benaki Museum

Right before Christmas, on Saturday the 15th and Sunday the 16th of December 2018, the Benaki Museum organises a special weekend full of exhibitions, workshops and musical surprises.

Saturday 15 December 2018

12:00 – 15:00

The Underground Youth Orchestra chamber music ensembles give their own musical touch in the Benaki Museum’ s festive atmosphere. Duos, trios and quartets of wind and string instruments present Christmas melodies, traditional carols, as well as works by classical and contemporary composers.

On the same day at the Benaki Toy Museum (15.12.2018 11:00-13:00), a festive creative educational programme entitled “Three generations on a workbench of ornaments...” brings younger and older people together in Christmas spirit!

Sunday 16 December 2018 


Educational programme “An Angel at Home”
A Christmas workshop for children between the ages of 6 and 9 that combines sculpture with painting, inspired by the retrospective exhibition of the great Greek painter Yannis Moralis.


The children of the Markopoulos Philharmonic Orchestra will perform in a festive Christmas mood. Conductor: Gasparis Mammas.

For more information, please visit the official website of the Benaki Museum.

Christmas at the Benaki Museum

15/12/2018 - 16/12/2018

Hours - Comments
OPENING HOURS: Saturday 15 December, 12:00 - 15:00 Sunday 16 December, 11:00-13:00 & 13:30

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