Administrative Information

Halidon 28, Chania, .. 73132, Chania (Prefecture of Hania)

Telephone: 28210 - 90334
Fax: 28210 44418

Full: €4, Reduced: €2
Special ticket package: Full: €6, Reduced: €0
Valid for: Aptera, Archaeological Museum of Chania, Archaeological Museum of Kissamos, Byzantine and Postbyzantine Collection of Chania
Free admission days
6 March (in memory of Melina Mercouri)
18 April (International Monuments Day)
18 May (International Museums Day)
The last weekend of September annually (European Heritage Days)
28 October
Every first Sunday from November 1st to March 31st

Closed due to works.

1 January: Closed
6 January: 8:30-15:30
Shrove Monday: 8:30-16:00
25 March: Closed
Good Friday: 12:00-17:00
Holy Saturday: 8:30-16:00
1 May: Closed
Easter Sunday: Closed
Easter Monday
Holy Spirit Day
15 August
28 October
25 December: Closed
26 December: Closed
  Amenities for the physically challenged
At the entrance and inside the museum there are ramps while in the garden of the Museum are toilets for the disabled persons.
Near the Archaeological Museum of Chania are stations for urban and intercity buses.
Many visitors include a visit to the Archaeological Museum of Chania during their tour in the old town of Chania.
At the ticket office at the entrance of the museum are sold archaeological guides, books and cards.
In the shop of Archaeological Resources Fund, housed in a small room south of the entrance of the museum, are sold exact copies of ancient artifacts, archaeological books and guides.
See also
Other museums in the same prefecture
Archaeological Museum of Kissamos
Byzantine and Postbyzantine Collection of Chania
Historical - Folklore Museum of Gavalochori
Museum of the Monastery of Ag. Triada Tzagarolon
Nautical Museum of Crete