Administrative Information

1 Tositsa Str., Τ.Κ. 10682, Athens (Prefecture of Attiki)

Telephone: +30 210 8232950, 8217637
Fax: +30 210 8225733

Full: €2
Until 31-3-2017
Special ticket package: Full: €15, Reduced: €8
Valid for National Archaeological Museum, Epigraphic Museum, Numismatic Museum and Byzantine and Christian Museum of Athens.
Valid for: Byzantine and Christian Museum, Epigraphic Museum, National Archaeological Museum, Numismatic 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.
Journalists upon presentation of their journalist identity card
Members of Societies and Associations of Friends of Museums and Archaeological Sites, upon presentation of their certified membership card.
Members of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece and equivalent Chambers of member-states of the EU, upon presentation of their 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.

Monday: closed. Tuesday - Sunday: 8:00-15:00.

Last admission fifteen (15) minutes before closing

1 January: closed
25 March: closed
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
25 December: closed
26 December: closed
Access to the Museum is possible by all transportation means. Visitors could use the Metro, Line 1 (Kifissia - Piraeus), "Victoria" and "Omonoia" stops and Line 2 "Omonoia" stop.Trolleys (nos. 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 11, 15), "Polytechneio" stop and buses (Α8, Β8, Γ8, 608, 622, 054, 022, 224:Patission str), (Α6, Α7: V. Irakleiou str), (Β5: Ipeirou str). The Museum is closed to the starting point of suburban buses of Attica (Pedion Areos).
  Suggestive Bibliography
Inscriptiones Graecae, IΙ 2, Berlin 1883
Πέππα-Δελμούζου Ντ., "Χρονικά", Αρχαιολογική Εφημερίδα 1966, 1-22
Κριτζάς Χ., "Το επιγραφικό μουσείο", Αρχαιολογία 73 (1999)
Η ελληνική γραφή: κατάλογος έκθεσης, Αθήνα 2002
Η ελληνική γραφή: κατάλογος έκθεσης αντιγράφων, Αθήνα 2002
Καττάδε έδοξε τοις Λακεδαιμονίοις, Επιγραφές δημόσιου χαρακτήρα από την Σπάρτη του 5ου αι. π.Χ. 2006
Λαγογιάννη-Γεωργακαράκου Μ. - Μπουραζέλης Κ. (επιμ.), Έδοξεν τη βουλή και τω δήμω. Η αθηναϊκή δημοκρατία μιλάει με τις επιγραφές της., Αθήνα 2007
Πολιτεύεσθαι τους Κείους κατά πόλεις. Η διάσπαση ως μέσον πολιτικού ελέγχου. 2007
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