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Athenian Trilogy: National Library, University of Athens & Academy – Take a walk on the …Neoclassical Side

Athenian Trilogy: National Library, University of Athens & Academy – Take a walk on the …Neoclassical Side

You are walking through one of the most hectic and intense traffic junctions of the city and suddenly two ancient Greek gods fly over your horizon! Relax; it’s neither the heat of the sun, nor the power of ouzo that hit you. The two statues – of Athena and Apollo – are guarding a 3- building complex called the “Athenian Trilogy”, the epitome of neoclassical architecture in Greece.