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A Day in the Life of a Young Athenian

and toys
in the Ancient Agora

Culture for the real world

Mother and kid looking the Parthenon, one of the most important monuments in Athens, Greece

The perfect option for very young guests, this family-friendly tour engages children through play and games and is set in the Ancient Agora, a beautiful and lush open-air site that becomes a playground for exploration and learning.

A Day in the Life of a Young Athenian is a perfect way to introduce kids to antiquity and archaeology. Through play, our young guests on this guided tour are encouraged to explore this hub of life and culture in ancient Athens and learn about the children of the time and the fundamental principles of democracy that were born here. The Ancient Agora is one of the best places to go in Athens for families who want to introduce children to classical Greece and provides an ideal setting for introducing the archaeological process of discovery in a simple and fun way that will resonate with young minds.

One of the best tours in Athens for anyone looking to combine cultural tourism and a fun day out for the whole family!

This tour is ideally suited for ages 6 – 11.

Ancient Agora in Athens, Greece, as seen from above during daylight

Explore the Ancient Agora and learn about the magnitude of its legacy for millions of people, accompanied by a tour guide.

The Temple of Hephaestus in Ancient Agora during daylight

Visit the Temple of Hephaestus, formerly known as Theseion for its reliefs depicting the story of the hero Theseus and his fight against the Minotaur.

View of the Ancient Agora in Athens city centre

Visit the Museum of the Ancient Agora, which is housed in the Stoa of Attalos, and explore its exhibits that showcase the central role of the Ancient Agora in Athenian Democracy.

the route

A Day in the Life of a Young Athenian

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