Administrative Information

Official Unit:
Ephorate of Antiquities of the City of Athens

12 Theorias St. & Panos St., Τ.Κ. 10555, Athens (Prefecture of Attiki)

Telephone: +30 210 3212313, 3251509, 3318873
Fax: +30 2109239023

Full: €4, Reduced: €2
Valid for the museum of P. & A. Canellopoulos. Tickets are available only at ticket offices on site.
From 1st of November till 31st of March (1/11-31/03) each year, a reduced rate only for single-use tickets is valid for all state owned archaeological sites and museums
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
Free admission for:
For information about free and reduced admission to Greek State Archaeological Sites, Monuments and Museums please press here

09:00 - 16:00 Social distancing rules and preventive measures must be respected when visiting the museum:
- Visitors must keep a safety distance of at least 2m.
- Maximum number of visitors inside the museum at one time: 25
- Face masks are mandatory for all visitors inside the museum
- Frequent use of antiseptic hydroalcoholic gel containing no less than 70% alcohol is strongly recommended before entering the museum

Organized visits –Tour guides
- Group visits to the museum should not exceed 8 persons per group

On Tuesdays, the Museum remains closed. IMPORTANT NOTIFICATION: The museum will remain closed from the 14th.05 till the 15th of July 2021 due to technical reasons.

1 January: closed
25 March: closed
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
25 December: closed
26 December: closed
  Amenities for the physically challenged
The Museum is accessible to people with physical disabilities
  Suggestive Bibliography
Δοντάς Γ., "Εργασίαι Στερεώσεως της παρά τας οδούς Πανός και Θεωρίας Νεοκλασσικής Οικίας", ΑΔ 25 (1970), σ. 30
Ανδρειωμένου Α., "Εφορεία Αρχαιοπωλείων και Ιδιωτικών Συλλογών", ΑΔ 26 (1971), σσ.562-563
Δοντάς Γ., "Αρχαιότητες και Μνημεία Εφορείας Ακροπόλεως, Μουσείον Κανελλοπούλου", ΑΔ 29 1973 (1974), σ. 27
Μπρούσκαρη Μ., "Μουσείο Παύλου και Αλεξάνδρας Κανελλοπούλου", ΑΑΑ ΙΧ (1976), σσ. 131-152
Μπρούσκαρη Μ., Το Μουσείο Παύλου και Αλεξάνδρας Κανελλοπούλου 2002
See also
Other museums in the same prefecture
Acropolis Museum
Ancient Agora of Athens 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