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Kotzia Square

63A Athinas St, Athens, Greece
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63A Athinas St, Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large square where we fed the pigeons and sat by the fountain for a rest, watch what way the wind is blowing or you will get wet from the spray

1  Thank roadsideshop
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Kotzia Square is located atop important archaeological findings, part of which have been revealed and are visible to the visitor. In the perimeter of the square one can see a line of interesting commercial, business, such as the old but also the new HQs of...More

1  Thank Ion F
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

A historic square where you can see the Town hall of Athens with the status of Periklis. Around the square there are some very nice buildings and the first national bank of Greece. The place is located between two METRO stations and five minutes distance...More

Thank Vassilis K
Reviewed 6 May 2016

The big public square on Athinas street is mostly associated with City Hall but it is also home to some beautifully restored neoclassical buildings that belong to the National Bank of Greece. The square regularly hosts events like flower shows and book fairs.

Thank AMC286
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Kotzia Square is a square is located in central Athens. The square has several similar characteristics of 19th century Neo-classical architecture, such as the nearby National Library, the National Bank of Greece and the Academy of Athens. It is also only a minutes’ walk away...More

1  Thank 1TraveltheWorld
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Nice buildings surrounding the square. At night they are beautifully lit. It is worth seeing it if you are in the neighborhood.

Thank LeoDiCecco_BA
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Square Kotzia is my favorite place in Athens . Near to the main Agora , to the center , to the Omonoia and it's beautiful especially during the night in the Christmas time . Enjoy it

Thank Gabriela P
Reviewed 14 December 2015

This is one of the few open spaces in central Athens, and book or flower exhibitions are often organised here. The Municipality building across the street is worth taking a picture of.

Thank Vanessa_Fou
Reviewed 24 August 2015

It is a regular place, where you can see many tourists buying souvenirs and restaurants which offer coffee and pyta gyros.

Thank ViniciusTorres92
Reviewed 21 August 2015

I was taken to Kotzia Square while on a private tour with an Archaeology Professor. It was very impressive as the ruins are covered by glass panels and you are literally walking right over them (similar to the ruins outside the Acropolis Museum). If you...More

Thank GusDaMan
Omonia Square is as plain in appearance as Syntagma is
grand. Surrounded largely by functional blocks from
the 1950s and 60s and no longer boasting its
underground stalls, the square is now mostly
frequented by immigrants and bargain shoppers. The
most rewarding area to explore is to the south. Set
off down Athinas Street, with the Acropolis gradually
coming into focus in the distance, and you will get a
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