A multifunctional arts, education and entertainment complex will sweep you off your feet with its exceptional architectural design.
Stavros Niarchos Foundation funded the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, offering bounteously a hub that host National Library of Greece and the Greek National Opera while the 210,000 m² Stavros Niarchos Park extends to a magnificent setting.
Designed to effectively offer an open space that encourages cooperative learning and interaction, the Library features an astonishing array of collections divided into categories that cater to specific age groups. The institution also hosts prestigious seminars, events and classes. It is designed to adapt to the ever-changing needs and challenges of the modern digital era. To that end, the nationwide digitization project offers easy access to the Library’s various collections.
The Greek National Opera is now hosted in the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center. Within its exquisite premises, experimental projects, educational programs and an intriguing array of performances are accommodated. It is also a place that prepares the next generation of dancers, providing a significant contribution to society. Its state-of-the-art Halls showcase amazing acoustics and versatile interior.
The Stavros Niarchos Park extends throughout 210,000 m², making for a refuge of learning, reposing and recreation. The Park brims with lush greenery; it consists of lovely plants and trees, fountains, paths, allées, playground and brilliant spaces for those seeking a day out in the open.
The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center is located on the edge of Faliro Bay, 4.5 km south of the center of Athens and 20km from our hotel.