The New Benaki Museum in Athens is an all-day modern museum. Enjoy prehistoric works of art, rare manuscripts, Byzantine icons, historic weapons and paintings. The Museum is 8,000 sqm, including an atrium, basements, and the exhibition spaces. The special atrium is a canter piece as it allows the building to open up completely toward its insides, accommodating distinct events, and allowing visitors to move freely through it. It also includes an amphitheater, a bookshop and a restaurant.