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  Administrative Information
 
 

Official Unit:
Museum of Asian Art

Palaia Anaktora, Τ.Κ. 49100, Kerkyra (Prefecture of Kerkira)

Telephone: +30 26610 30443
Email: matk@culture.gr

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Tickets
Full: €6, Reduced: €3
Special ticket package: Full: €14, Reduced: €7
Valid for 3 days
Valid for: Antivouniotissa Byzantine Museum, Archaeological Museum of Corfu, Archaeological Museum of Palaeopolis, Museum of Asian Art, Old Fortress of Corfu
Free admission days
6 March (in memory of Melina Mercouri)
18 April (International Monuments Day)
18 May (International Museums Day)
28 October
Every first Sunday from November 1st to March 31st
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.
 
  Open

Winter:
From the 1st of November until the 31st of March 2017:
09:00-16:00

Summer:
From the 1st of April 2016 until the 31st of October 2017
08:00-20:00

The Museum will remain closed from 12/9 to 14/9, due to the forthcoming intergovernmental meeting between Greece and Italy, that will take place in its salons.

Holidays
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 equipped with ramps (exterior and interior) and a lift for access to the exhibition spaces as well as specially adapted toilet facilities.
 
  Access
The Museum of Asian Art is located in the historical centre of Corfu. It is accessible from the port by bus No2: Mantouki-Kanoni.
 
  Shop
The museum shop sells a wide variety of items related to the Museum and Palace, including postcards, posters, notebooks, stationery items and guide books. For more information please contact staff in the ticket hall.
 
  Suggestive Bibliography
Μουσείο Ασιατικής Τέχνης στην Κέρκυρα, Αθήνα 2005
 
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See also
Other museums in the same prefecture
Antivouniotissa Byzantine Museum
Archaeological Museum of Corfu
Archaeological Museum of Palaeopolis
Byzantine Collection of the Old Fortress, Corfou
Capodistrias Museum
Latin Chapel at the Old Fortress of Corfu
Municipal Gallery of Corfu
Solomos Museum