The last weekend of September annually (European Heritage Days)
Every first Sunday from November 1st to March 31st
Reduced 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.
The accompanying parents on educational visits of elementary schools.
University students and students at Technological Educational Institutes or equivalent schools from countries outside the EU by showing their student ID
Free admission for:
Cultural Card holders
Escorting teachers during the visits of schools and institutions of Primary, Secondary and Tertiary education and of military schools.
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
Persons possessing a free admission card
The official guests of the Greek government, with the approval of the General Director of Antiquities.
University students and Students of Higher Education Institutes, Technological Educational Institutes, Military Schools or equivalent Schools of member states of the European Union, as well as Schools of Guides, upon presentation of their student identity card
Young people, under the age of 18, after demonstrating the Identity Card or passport to confirm the age
Winter: From the 1st of November 2015 until the 31 of March 2016: 8:00-15:00 Monday: closed
Summer: From the 1st of April until the 31 of October 2015 08:00-15:00 Monday: closed
1 January: Closed
6 January: 08:00-15:00
Shrove Monday: 08:00-15:00
25 March: Closed
Good Friday: 12:00-17:00
Holy Saturday: 08:00-15:00
1 May: Closed
Easter Sunday: Closed
Easter Monday: 08:00-15:00
28 October: 08:00-15:00
25 December: Closed
26 December: Closed
Amenities for the physically challenged
There is an access ramp at the entrance of the museum, elevator, parking, WC, payphone.
The access is possible through many city bus lines that start from either Athens or the Piraeus Metro station. There is also a tourist mini-train stop outside of the museum.
The shop is located at the entrance of the museum. Maps, books.
Σταϊνχάουερ Γ., Τα μνημεία και το Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο του Πειραιά, Αθήνα 1998
Σταϊνχάουερ Γ., Το Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο Πειραιώς, Αθήνα 2001