Seen it all? Here are some sites and museums you won’t find in guide books, like our favourite multicultural street and an apartment-turned-museum dedicated to a couple’s love story.

By Diana Farr Louis

Agia Marina Church

A pre-Christian grotto hidden inside a church

Courtesy: Yannis Varouhakis

Courtesy: Yannis Varouhakis

The tomb of Kallirhoe Parren

Greece’s forgotten suffragette

Eleni Marneri Galerie

A jewellery showroom with a secret below ground

Courtesy: Yannis Varouhakis

Courtesy: Yannis Varouhakis

Katakouzenos House Museum

A love story in a literary salon

Menandrou Street

A spicy, multicultural melting pot

Courtesy: Yannis Varouhakis

Courtesy: Yannis Varouhakis

The Vespasianae

Public toilets built by the Romans