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    Omonia Square is a massive, roaring roundabout whose radiating streets link the capital to its mainland provinces. Beneath its central fountains lie the central subway station and a shopping centre.

    Though the cafes and neon signs recall Piccadilly Circus or Times Square – only more grimy – Omonia, which means ‘concord’, is the most representative of all Athenian squares. It’s a focal point for Greeks visiting from the countryside, and here life surges on in the streets and the kafeneia (coffee houses) with insouciant disregard for foreign tourists.
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    South of Omonia are the bustling city markets, where you can launch yourself into the Pandemonium of Athinas Street, a chaotic bazaar which sells every plastic trinket and household gadget imaginable. Further along, colourful fruit, vegetable and herb markets border Sophocles and Euripides Street; chickens, rabbits and wild game can be found on Armodiou; and huge, refrigerated, covered halls with long marble counters are home to the lively fish meat markets along Aiolou and Athinas.
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      • Titania (Hotel)
        0.31 Km from Omonia Square
        Titania Hotel is a 4 star historic hotel in the center of Athens, Greece. It is located on Panepistimiou Street, in the heart of the historical and commercial centre of the Greek capital, between the two major squares, Syntagma and Omonoia. Titania has been renovated in 2004 and 2007, is decorated with Pentelic marble, and exquisite inlaid mosaics with themes from Greek history. Titania has two of the largest conference centers in central Athens, the "Europa" and "Ouranos", h...
      • National Gallery (Athens)
        2.08 Km from Omonia Square
        The National Art Gallery and Alexander Soutzos Museum (Greek: Εθνική Πινακοθήκη, Ethniki Pinakothiki) is an art museum in Athens devoted to Greek and European art from the 14th century to the 20th century. It is directed by Marina Lambraki-Plaka.
      • Badminton Theater
        4.09 Km from Omonia Square
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      • Folk Art Museum of Acharnes
        10.18 Km from Omonia Square
        The Folk Art Museum of Acharnes is a museum in Acharnes, a northern suburb of Athens, Greece. It was founded in 1977 by the local Greek Mountaineering Society, which also formed the Historical and Folklore Association in 1981, to which it bequeathed the museum in 1982. The archaeological part of the collection was then separated from the historical and folklore material and was given to the Hellenic Ministry of Culture. Former Minister Melina Mercouri founded for it the Archaeological Museum of ...
      • Vorres Museum
        11.05 Km from Omonia Square
        The Vorres Museum is a diachronic museum of folk and contemporary art in Paiania, East Attica, Greece. Its grounds cover 80 acres (320,000 m2) including several buildings, gardens and courtyards. Its collection includes over 6000 pieces covering 4000 years of Greek history and art. The museum has been donated by the Vorres family to the Greek state. Its President and Founder was Ian Vorres (1924 - 2015), who studied in Canada at Queen's University and Toronto University.
      • Ano Liosia Olympic Hall
        11.43 Km from Omonia Square
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      • Attica Zoological Park
        15.72 Km from Omonia Square
        Attica Zoological Park, is a 20-hectare (49-acre) private zoo located in the Athens suburb of Spata, Greece. The zoo is home to about 2000 animals representing 400 species, and is open 365 days per year. Attica Zoological Park is a member of the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA).
      • Marathon Dam
        25.57 Km from Omonia Square
        The Marathon Dam is a gravity dam on the Charadros River, near its junction with the Varnavas Stream, 8 km (5 mi) west of Marathon and 45 km (28 mi) northeast of Athens in Greece. The dam created Lake Marathon for the primary purpose of municipal water supply. Constructed between 1926 and 1929, it was the sole supplier of water to Athens until 1959. The dam is often cited for its role in the modernization of Greece and the first recorded case of seismic activity associated with reservoir inundat...
      • Terra Vibe Park
        28.26 Km from Omonia Square
        Terra Vibe is a park in Attica, Greece, which is used as a venue for large-scale outdoor events, such as concerts and festivals. Opened in 2004, it has hosted events such as the Rockwave Festival and Terra Vibe Festival, and covers 40 acres (160,000 m2). In 2010, the Sonisphere Festival took place and the Big Four of thrash metal performed with headliners Metallica. Mötley Crüe were due to play Rockwave in 2009 as part of the Crüe Fest tour but due to heavy rain in the Malakasa area, the venue w...

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      • Greece Athens Tours
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        Greece Athens Tours Pireos 16, Athina 105 52, Greece
      • Eleftheriou Venizelou

        Panepistimiou (also called Venixelou), with several 19th-century neoclassical buildings, runs parallel with Stadiou.  Either are a great way to walk from Syntagma Square to Omonia Square and catch some sights.

        The first building you’ll pass is the former home of German archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann (1822-90), who found the ancient palace of Troy and underneath the tombs at Mycenae. Up under roof you’ll see engraved ‘IIiou Melathron’ (palace on troy).

        Further along you’ll find the Academy of Arts, the University and the National Library. Their sculpted, gilded facades mimis the classical style. Athena and Apollo stand atop the Ionic columns at the Academy, while Socrates and Plato sit at the entrance. The Library has nearly a million books and manuscripts, including amazing hand-illuminated Gospels of the 19th and 11th centuries.

        Eleftheriou Venizelou El. Venizelou, Athina, Greece
      • Agioi Theodoroi Church
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        Agioi Theodoroi Church Pl. Agion Theodoron, Athina 105 61, Greece
      • ΚΛΑΥΘΜΩΝΟΣ
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        ΚΛΑΥΘΜΩΝΟΣ Athens 105 61, Greece
      • National Archaeological Museum

        THE Archeologikon Mousion holds more masterpieces of ancient art than anywhere else. Spanning perhaps 7,000 years, exhibits represent every period of ancient Greek history and every site underneath from the world of the ancient Greeks.

        Located at Patission 44. Open Mon 12.30am7pm, Tues-Fri 8am-7pm, Sat-Sun 8.30am-3pm. Marble and bronze statues, vases and archaeological treasures from prehistoric times to the Byzantine era, including the acclaimed Minoan frescoes from Santorini. The best museum of Greek artifacts.

        You will want to dedicate at least half a day to browsing through the fabulous treasury of sculpture, frescos, vases, jewelry, figurines, coins and everyday implements, and no matter how

        National Archaeological Museum 28is Oktovriou 44, Athina 106 82, Greece
      • Church of Panaghia Kapnikarea
        Built in the 11th-century Kapnikarea, on Ermou, is one of Athens’ best-preserved Byzantine churches. A modern master, Fotis Kondoglou, was responsible for the fine paintings inside.
        Church of Panaghia Kapnikarea Kapnikareas, Athina 105 56, Greece
      • Monastiraki Flea Market
        Monastiraki is named after the Great Monastery founded here ten centuries ago, whose only remnant is the sunken church, the Pantanassa.

        On the south side of the square is the 18th-century Mosque of the Turkish Bazaar, which was built with marble from one of the massive columns of the temple of Olympian Zeus. Minus its minaret, it has now become a branch of the Greek Folk Art Museum.

        The first-floor balcony offers fine views of the market bustle below.
        Monastiraki Flea Market Ifestou 2, Athina 105 55, Greece
      • Pandrossou Street Market
        This is flea market of mainly tourist shops selling leather bags, women rugs, furs, slippers and worry beads.
        Pandrossou Street Market Pandrossou 26-28, Athina 105 56, Greece
      • Numismatic Museum of Athens
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        Numismatic Museum of Athens El. Venizelou 12, Athina 106 71, Greece
      • Mitropolis
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        Mitropolis Athens 105 63, Greece

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      Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
      Jan 10.6 61.2 51.1 24.1
      Feb 11.1 46.3 52 18.2
      Mar 12.7 37.9 54.9 14.9
      Apr 16.3 22.8 61.3 9
      May 20.7 20.7 69.3 8.1
      Jun 25.1 12.1 77.2 4.8
      Jul 28.2 4 82.8 1.6
      Aug 28.1 7.8 82.6 3.1
      Sep 24.7 15.4 76.5 6.1
      Oct 20.5 51.9 68.9 20.4
      Nov 16 66.8 60.8 26.3
      Dec 12.6 75.7 54.7 29.8

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        • Very disappointing place in a heart of Athens. Dirt, thieves, bad smell. Even Christmas decorations don't help it to look better.
        • Classic Athens hub for lots of things. Be aware though, due to influx of refuges and current economic decline, this is a hot spot above and below ground, i.e. the metro, for vagrants, panhandlers, thieves, pickpockets and the occasional act of civil disobedience, like marches and demonstrations, after Syntagma Square.
        • It used to bè à charming place until years 2000.Very bad réputation nowadays. Dirty place,petty theieves and more trouble from some other People.
        • It's a very sweet place! You can find everything you want there .. if you are a tourist ..I would recommend it as a visitable sqaure .
        • Too crowded almost all day long. Happy people from all over the world meet each other there and do shopping and acquaintance.

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