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The Parthenon sculptures in the Acropolis Museum. Athens. Greece.

Photography by Tzina Alimpoutaki-Joustra.

Covers an area of 25.000 square meters of which 14.000 square meters are used as exhibition space, the Acropolis Museum of Athens was inaugurated in  2009.
It was founded to present all the significant finds of the Sacred Rock and its foothills.
Designed by the architect Bernard Tschumi and Michael Photiadis the Museum is established only 300 meters south of the Acropolis and 2 kilometers from the center of  the capital of Greece.
Its main entrance  formed a pedestrian walkway that presents the central axis within the unified  network of the city's archaeological places.
The Sacred Rock of Acropolis in Athens in a small distance of the new Acropolis Museum.

                                                   The Sacred Rock of Acropolis in Athens.

The Museum's main entrance. A pedestrian walkway which is connected with the city's archaeological sites.

The architectural form of the Museum was dictated to mantain visual contact with …