Administrative Information

Τ.Κ. 30008, Thermo (Prefecture of Etoloakarnania)

Telephone: 2644023336

Full: €4, Reduced: €2
For the archaeological museum and the archaeological site.
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)
National Holidays
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.

Tuesday - Sunday: 08:00-15:00.

Monday closed.

1 January
25 March
1 May
Easter Sunday
25 December
26 December
  Amenities for the physically challenged
There is access to the museum and to the toilets. There are also braille signs and leaflets.
By bus and by car.
Books and guides by the Archaeological Receipts Fund.
  Suggestive Bibliography
Tsangari, D. I., Corpus des monnaies d’or, d’ argent et de bronze de la Confederation etolienne Athens, 2007
Kawerau, G., Sotiriadis, G., Der Apollotempel zu Thermos, AD II, 5 Berlin 1902-1908
Klaffenbach, G., Inscriptiones Graecae IX, Pars I2, Fasc. I, Inscriptiones Aetoliae Berlin, 1932
Wardle, K.A., The Greek Bronze Age West of the Pindus. A Study of the period ca. 3000-1000 B.C., in Epirus, Aetoloakarnania, the Ionian Islands and Albania with reference to the Aegean, Adriatic and Balkan Regions London 1972
Σωτηριάδης, Γ., Τα ελλειψοειδή κτίσματα του Θέρμου Αθήναι, 1909
Παπαποστόλου, Ι.Α., Ετήσιες ανακοινώσεις της ανασκαφής του Θέρμου στα ΠΑΕ και Το Έργον (από το έτος 1983 έως σήμερα)
Παπαποστόλου, Ι.Α., Θέρμος. Η νέα ανασκαφή του πρώιμου ιερού, Μέντωρ, τ. 88 Ιούνιος 2008
Woodhouse, W.J., Aetolian inscriptions, JHS 13 (1892-1893)
Woodhouse, W.J., Aetolia. Its geography, topography and antiquities, Oxford 1897
Σωτηριάδης, Γ., Ανασκαφαί εν Θέρμω. Αι μετόπαι του ναού του Θερμίου Απόλλωνος, ΑΕ 1903
Ρωμαίος, Κ., Εκ του προϊστορικού Θέρμου, Αρχαιολογικό Δελτίο 1, Αθήνα 1915
Ρωμαίος, Κ.Α., Έρευναι εν Θέρμω 1916
Kruse, G., RE 5, v. Thermios (Θέρμιος) 1934
Fiehn, K., RE 5, v. Thermos 1934
Mitsos, M. Th., Thermica and Panaetolica, HESPERIA 16 (1947)
Bommelje, S., Doorn, P. K. et al., Aetolia and the Aetolians. Towards the Interdisciplinary Study of a Greek Region, Studia Aetolica 1 1987
Antonetti, C., Les Etoliens. Image et Religion, Paris 1990
Παπαποστόλου, Ι.Α., Ζητήματα των Μεγάρων Α και Β του Θέρμου, ΑΕ 1990
Winter Ν.Α., Greek Architectural Terracottas from the Prehistoric to the End of the Archaic Period, Οξφόρδη 1993
Παπαποστόλου, Ι.Α., Η ελληνιστική διαμόρφωση του ιερού και της αγοράς των Αιτωλών στον Θέρμο,στο Φηγός. Τιμητικός τόμος για τον καθηγητή Σωτήρη Δάκαρη, Ιωάννινα 1994
Πορτελάνος, Α., Οι αρχαίες αιτωλικές οχυρώσεις, Διδακτορική διατριβή 1998
Παπαποστόλου, Ι.Α., Χάλκινο ειδώλιο κελητίζοντος ιππέα στον Θέρμο και παραστάσεις ιππέων του τέλους της Γεωμετρικής Εποχής, ΑΕ 2001
Παπαποστόλου, Ι.Α.,, Aspects of cult in early Thermos, Αρχαιολογική Εφημερίς, Αθήνα 2010
Papapostolou, I.A., Early Thermos. New excavations 1992-2003 2012
Παπαποστόλου, Ι.Α., Το Ιερό του Θέρμου στην Αιτωλία. Ιστορία - Μνημεία - Περιήγηση του χώρου, Αθήνα 2014
Βικάτου, Ο., Το Ιερό του Απόλλωνος στον Θέρμο Αιτωλίας. Οδηγός Αρχαιολογικού Μουσείου Θέρμου, Αθήνα 2015
See also
Other museums in the same prefecture
Museum of the History and Art of the Municipality of the Holy City of Mesolongi