The old parliament meeting place
The 16th-17th centuries
The Hellenic Enlightenment and birth of the Greek revolutionary movement
The Greek revolution 1821-1830
The heart of the Konstantinos Kanari
The Greek State to the overthrow of King Otto
The Greek state 1864-1922
The Balkan Wars and Asia Minor Campaign (Turkish War of Independence)
Part of Averoff full of shell holes from the Battle of Ellis
Naval artifacts, including the flags of Averoff and Fetih-i-Bulend
Greek Regimental war flags.
Ottoman artifacts from Bizani
Throne of Sultan Abdul Hamid II in his exile
Forward, Archbishopric Crown of the Archbishop Chrysostomos of Smyrna (Izmir). Hanged by either the Turkish government or Turkish people when Izmir was re-taken in 1922.
Background: Ottoman and Turkish trophies from the Balkan Wars and Asia Minor Campaign (Turkish War of Independence)
The pen Venizelos used to sign the Sevres Treaty
Works of beauty!
Hamidian religious and regimental flag.
Small WW2 part (WW2 is more fully explored by the War Museum)
The Museum has a rich collection of traditional Greek costume.
Until June there is a special exhibit on the Greek version of the Karagiozis (Karagyoz) shadow puppet theater.
Hidden away for humidity reasons in the basement, tons of 19th and 20th century lead toy soldiers.