Administrative Information

Kydathinaion 17, Plaka, Athens, Athens (Prefecture of Attiki)

Telephone: 2103229031, 2103213018
Fax: 2103226979

Full: €2, Reduced: €1
Special ticket package: Full: €2, Reduced: €1
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)
National Holidays
Reduced admission for:
Escorting parents on educational visits of primary schools.
Escorting teachers during educational visits of schools and institutions of primary, secondary and tertiary education and of military schools.
Holders of a free pass
Free admission for:
Greek citizens and citizens of other Member - States of the European Union who are over 65 years old, upon presentation of their ID card or passport for verification of their age and country of origin.
Members of Societies and Associations of Friends of Museums and Archaeological Sites, upon presentation of their certified membership card.
Members of the ICOM-ICOMOS, upon presentation of their membership card
Official guests of the Greek State, after approval from the General Directorate of Antiquities and Cultural Heritage.
Students of University - Higher Education Institutes, Technological Educational Institutes, Military Schools or equivalent Schools of EU member states, as well as Schools of Guides, upon presentation of their student identity card
Students of University - Higher Education Institutes, Technological Educational Institutes or equivalent Schools of countries from outside the European Union, upon presentation of their student ID cards
The employees of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports and the Archaeological Receipts Fund, upon presentation of their service ID card.
Young people, up to the age of 18, upon presentation of their Identity Card or passport for age confirmation.

The Bath-house of the Winds, ‘uesday: Closed Monday, Wednesday - Sunday: 8:00 - 15:00 The Museum at 22 Panos str., Plaka Monday: Closed Tuesday - Sunday: 8:00 - 15:00 Museum of Greek Folk Musical Instruments Monday: Closed Tuesday - Sunday: 8:00 - 15:00 Central Building and Tzisdarakis Mosque temporarily closed due to relocation of the exhibition galleries to Monastiraki area

Museum's Shop offers a range of objects inspired by museum's collection providing unique gift ideas.

It features books, replicas, wood carving objects, shadow theater figures, candles, embroidery works, jewellery cd.

Monday & Friday 11.00 - 19.00
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 10.00 - 20.00
Saturday & Sunday 12.00 - 20.00
See also
Other museums in the same prefecture
Acropolis Museum
Archaeologcal Exhibition in the METRO Station "Akropolis"
Archaeological Collection in the Athens International Airport
Archaeological Museum of Brauron
Archaeological Museum of Eleusis
Archaeological Museum of Kerameikos
Archaeological Museum of Kolona Aigina
Archaeological Museum of Kythera
Archaeological Museum of Laurion
Archaeological Museum of Marathon