About this Tour
Hellenic Motor Museum is a unique museum in Athens hosted in a fascinating building in terms of architecture and design. The museum occupies 5.000 sqm and includes more than 110 unique exhibits of the global automotive industry. Its exhibitions are dedicated to the evolution of the car and display cars from the 19th and the 20th century. It is located in the heart of Athens, just a few minutes away from the National Archaeological Museum.
Visit: Hellenic Motor Museum
The Hellenic Motor Museum occupies 3 floors in Capitol Mall, and was created by Theodore and Joanne Charagionis Foundation in 1977. The museum is something entirely different from a simple collection and for its creation it was required extensive research of old records, historical, rare and modern books and searching all over the world for restoring authentic parts. The museum now includes more than 110 exhibits, an auditorium with modern showroom at the foyer, simulators and special education program for children in road safety and for young people in racing driving, café and memorabilia store.
You can admire masterpieces of the automotive industry, experience the driving speed of F1 in the F1 simulator, and drive through an old car workshop with all its features. HMM also gives you the opportunity to learn about the evolution of the car through the history of the wheel. While ascending the spiral ramp of the building you can admire 72 unique exhibits dating from 300 B.C. to the end of the 20th century.