Ancient Greek Family Games, Private Experience at the National Garden of Athens

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  • Private Tour
  • E-Ticket
  • 1.5 hr

Enjoy a unique family experience, reviving a joyful aspect of the Ancient Greek culture; Playing! Learn about childhood in Athens and Sparta and play 5 family games, just like ancient Greeks did. Led by an enthusiastic museum educator, this activity will facilitate knowledge through action & entertainment. Suitable for families with children 5 - 12 years old; the games difficulty level is customized accordingly. • Visit the National Garden of Greece, an oasis right in the city center. • Learn about games & toys, childhood & education of Athens and Sparta. • Let your kids and yourself travel back in time, gain skills and have fun! Plain English, suitable also for families speaking English as a foreign language. Private experience: only for your family, or for your group of 2 families. Each family should have at least one adult. > 175€ per family (max 5pax).

Itinerary Details

Operated by: Hellas Revival

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: National Garden

Our journey will start at the main gate of the National Botanical Garden. We will learn how to introduce ourselves as ancient Athenians and then we shall enter the Garden and follow its paths, among rare flora. Then, we will settle under shaded trees and discuss interesting facts about education and childhood in ancient Greece, comparing Athens with Sparta, the two major cities of the Classical world. We will discover the patron gods of play, the toys and their materials and of course the children games of antiquity; all through real objects, photographs and interactive dialogue! And then it’s time for action! Following the ancient resources, your family will play five ancient greek games using exclusive replicas of ancient objects. You will have fun and a great deal of laughs while trying to prevail and win! At the end of the activity you will receive a wonderful souvenir, and the Garden's map!

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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