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Official Unit:
Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki

6 M. Andronikou Str., Τ.Κ. 54621, Thessaloniki (Prefecture of Thessaloniki)

Telephone: +30 2313 310201
Fax: +30 2310 861306
Email: amth@culture.gr

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Tickets
Full: €8, Reduced: €4
From November 1st to March 31st the ticket price for the Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki is 4 euros for all visitors.
Special ticket package: Full: €15, Reduced: €8
Valid for 3 days, November 1st - March 31st, opening times: Roman Forum of Thessaloniki: open daily: 8:00-15:00, Archaeological Museum of the Roman Forum of Thessaloniki: temporarily closed, Galerian Complex: temporarily closed, Arched Hall: Sunday closed, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 8:00-15:00, Thursday: 10:00-17:00, Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki: open daily: 9:00-16:00, Museum of Byzantine Culture: open daily: 9:00-16:00, White Tower: open daily: 9:00-16:00. Valid for 3 days, April 1st - October 31st, opening times: Roman Forum of Thessaloniki: open daily: 8:00-15:00, Archaeological Museum of the Roman Forum of Thessaloniki: temporarily closed, Galerian Complex: temporarily closed, Arched Hall: Sunday closed, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 8:00-15:00, Thursday: 10:00-17:00, Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki: open daily: 8:00-20:00, Museum of Byzantine Culture: open daily: 8:00-20:00, White Tower: open daily: 8:00-20:00. Please contact 2313 310301.
Valid for: Ancient Agora of Thessaloniki, Archaelogical Museum of Thessaloniki, Archaeological Museum of Ancient (Roman) Forum, Thessaloniki, Galerian Complex, Museum of Byzantine Culture, The White Tower, White Tower: Museum
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
Reduced admission for:
Escorting parents on educational visits of primary schools.
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.
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
Free admission for:
Escorting teachers during educational visits of schools and institutions of primary, secondary and tertiary education and of military schools.
Holders of a free pass
Holders of a solidarity card
Holders of a valid unemployment card.
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.
Parents of families with three children and their children up to the age of 23 or 24 if they are students and regardless of age if they have disability, upon presentation of a family status certificate issued by the Municipality
Parents of multi-child families and their children up to the age of 23, up to the age of 25 if they are doing their military service or studying and regardless of age if they have disabilities, upon presentation of a certified multi-child pass from the Supreme Confederation of multi-child parents of Greece (ASPE).
Persons with disabilities (67 % or over) and one escort, upon presentation of the certification of disability issued by the Ministry of Health or a medical certification from a public hospital, where the disability and the percentage of disability are clearly stated
Single parent families with minors, upon presentation of a family status certificate issued by the Municipality. In the case of divorsed parents, only the parent holding custody of the children
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
The employees of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports and the Archaeological Receipts Fund, upon presentation of their service ID card.
The police officers of the Department of Antiquity Smuggling of the Directorate of Security
Tourist guides upon presentation of their professional ID card.
Young people, up to the age of 18, upon presentation of their Identity Card or passport for age confirmation.
 
  Open

Winter:
November 1st - April 11th:
Open daily 9:00 - 16:00
Closing starts from 15.45

Summer:
April 12th - October 31st:
Open daily 8:00 - 20:00
Closing starts from 19.45

Holidays
1 January: closed
25 March: closed
Good Friday: 12:00 - 17:00
Holy Saturday: 08:00 - 15:00
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
Easter Monday: 08:00 - 20:00
Holy Spirit Day: 08:00 - 20:00
15 August: 08:00 - 20:00
28 October: 08:00 - 20:00
25 December: closed
26 December: closed
 
  Amenities for the physically challenged
Entrance for visitors with special needs.
 
  Suggestive Bibliography
Ανδρόνικος Μ., Μουσείο Θεσσαλονίκης, Αθήνα 1992
Βοκοτοπούλου Ι., Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο Θεσσαλονίκης, Αθήνα 1996
 
 
See also
Other museums in the same prefecture
Archaeological Museum of Ancient (Roman) Forum, Thessaloniki
Crypt of Agios Demetrios, Thessaloniki
Folk Art and Ethnological Museum of Macedonia and Thrace
Jewish History Centre of Thessaloniki
Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art
Museum of Byzantine Culture
Museum of Macedonian Struggle
Thessaloniki Cinema Museum
Thessaloniki Museum of Photography
Water Museum of Thessaloniki