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Attica Prefecture is a prefecture (nomos) of Greece and consisted of the following prefectural-level administrations (nomarchies):

Athens (No. 1 on the map to the right)
East Attica (No. 2 on the map to the right)
Piraeus (No. 3 on the map to the right)
West Attica (No.4 on the map to the right)

It is the only prefecture subdivided like this and in many contexts the sub-units were regarded as prefectures.

Acropolis Museum
Archaeological Museum of Acharnes (under Folk Art Museum of Acharnes)
Archaeological Museum of Kerameikos
Epigraphical Museum
Goulandris Museum of Cycladic Art
Museum of the Ancient Agora
Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies
National Archaeological Museum of Athens
Syntagma Metro Station Archaeological Collection

Byzantine, Ecclesiastic
Byzantine and Christian Museum (of Athens)

Biographical, City, Diachronic, Ethnic, Ethnographic, History, Historic House
Eleftherios Venizelos Historical Museum
Jewish Museum of Greece
Museum of Pavlos and Alexandra Kanellopoulou
Museum of the City of Athens
National Historical Museum of Greece (Old Parliament House)

Folklore, Folk art
Centre for the Study of Traditional Pottery
Folk Art Museum of Acharnes
Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum
Museum of Greek Folk Art
Museum of Popular Music Instruments
Museum of the History of the Greek Costume

Art museums and galleries, Music, Theater, Culture, Popular Art
Athinais Cultural Center
Bernier-Iliadis Gallery Museum
City of Athens Cultural Center
Design Museum of the 20th Century
Deste Foundation
Frissiras Museum
Gounaropoulos Museum
Herakleidon Art Museum
Museum of Engravings and Graphic Arts
Marika Kotopouli Museum
Melina Merkouri Cultural Center
Municipal Gallery of Athens
Museum of Children's Art in Plaka
National Glyptotheque
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens
Paxinou-Minotis Museum
Pieridis Museum of Ancient Cypriot Greek Art & Contemporary Art
Spathario Museum
The Nikos Chatzikiriakos-Gkikas Art Gallery
Technopolis (Gazi)Theatrical Museum of Greece
Yiannis Tsarouchis Foundation Museum
Zoumboulaki Gallery

Industry, Maritime, Military, Mill, Railway, Science, Technology
Athens War Museum
Evgenidio Foundation (Planetarium and Science museum)
Museum of Telecommunications in Kifissia
Railway Museum of Athens

Anthropology, Natural History, Geology, Paleontology
Gaia Center
Goulandris Natural History Museum
Museum of Geology and Paleontology of the Athens University
Zoological Museum of the University of Athens

Children, Education, Special Interests, Sports, University
Athens University Museum
Hellenic Children's Museum
Postal & Philatelic Museum of Greece
Tactual Museum of Athens


Archaeological Museum of Piraeus
Archaeological Museum of Aegina (Saronic island)
Archaeological Museum of Poros (Saronic island)
Archaeological Museum of Kythera (Ionian island)

Biographical, History
Pavlos Kountouriotis Mansion (Hydra, Saronic)
Spetses Museum (Saronic island)

Art museums and galleries, Theater
Municipal Art Gallery of Piraeus
Panos Aravantinos Decor Museum

Maritime, Railway
Electric Railways Museum of Piraeus
Hellenic Maritime Museum

West Attica

Archaeological Museum of Eleusis
Archaeological Museum of Megara

Art museums and galleries
Skironio Museum Polychronopoulos

East Attica

Archaeological Museum of Brauron
Archaeological Museum of Lavrion
Archaeological Museum of Marathon
Athens International Airport Archaeological Collection
Schimatari Museum

Folklore, Folk art
Zygomalas Museum of Avlona
Vorres Museum (Peania)

Technology, Geology
Phaethon Technological Museum
Mineralogical Museum of Lavrion

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Division of the prefecture of Attica