The Benaki Museum, hosts, in its the three floors representative works of all time in Greek history and art, from prehistory to modern times. The initial collection of Antonis Benakis is the core of the museum's collection included works of ancient Byzantine, post-Byzantine, Islamic and traditional art. Its collections also include works of Asian (mainly Chinese) and Coptic art.
The cafeteria of the main building works in the second floor and extends to the roof of the neoclassical building, overlooking the Acropolis, Lycabettus Hill and the National Gardens. On Thursdays the museum is open until midnight, offers the chance of an atmospheric dinner.