Hilton Athens And Benaki Museum Introduce "Cultural Weekend For Two" Package

Cultural Accommodation Package

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January 19, 2010

ATHENS -  Hilton Athens has just announced a new accommodation package in exclusive cooperation with Benaki Museum. The package is called “Cultural Weekend for Two” and offers free entrance to all the permanent and periodical exhibitions of Benaki Museum for a whole weekend.

All guests that book through this package will be offered a free pass, valid for two people, providing access to three of the most important museums in Greece: Benaki museum, a wonderful neoclassical building presenting the historical and cultural development of Hellenism, Benaki on Piraeus Street, with its avant-garde architecture and contemporary art exhibitions, and the Islamic art collections of Benaki Museum in Kerameikos. They will also get a 10% discount voucher for use in the museum gift shop (main building), so that they choose from a wide range of replicas of artifacts displayed in the Benaki Museum, crafted with high quality materials and traditional techniques, as well as objects inspired from the museum exhibits, created by Greek designers and artists. The “Cultural Weekend for Two” package also includes a two-night stay in a Hilton Guestroom with a lavish buffet breakfast at the Byzantine restaurant, as well as free access to the fitness room, heated indoor pool and sauna of the Hiltonia Spa.
“We are very pleased to cooperate with Benaki Museum, which constitutes one of the most important cultural institutions in Greece. By creating this package, we are aiming at bringing more visitors to Athens and introduce them to the many different aspects of Greek culture from antiquity until today. This is part of the wider interest of the Hilton Athens towards art and culture” said Victor de Vries, Director of Business Development at the Hilton Athens.
“Cultural Weekend for Two” offers a unique experience to the weekend visitors of Athens for only €249. For more information and reservations, please click on www.athens.hilton.com/CulturalWeekendForTwo. Learn more about Benaki Museum on www.benaki.gr

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