Administrative Information

Official Unit:
Museum of Byzantine Culture

Thessaloniki (Prefecture of Thessaloniki)

Telephone: +30 2313 306400, +30 2310 267832
Fax: +30 2313 306402

Visit the museum web site

Full: €2, Reduced: €2
1st April - 31st October Main ticket: 4 euros Reduced ticket: 2 euros 1st November - 31st March: Ticket for all visitors, 2 euros. For the period from 1st of November to 31st of March there is not any reduction. Special ticket package is excluded.
Special ticket package: Full: €15, Reduced: €8
Valid for: Ancient Agora of Thessaloniki, Archaeological Museum of Ancient (Roman) Forum, Thessaloniki, Archaeological Museum of 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
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.

Monday Sunday 09.00-16.00

25 March: closed
Good Friday: closed
Holy Saturday: closed
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
25 December: closed
See also
Other museums in the same prefecture
Archaeological Museum of Ancient (Roman) Forum, Thessaloniki
Archaeological Museum of 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