DESCRIPTION
THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE
THE MUSEUM
INFORMATION
PHOTOGALLERY
 
 
 
  Administrative Information
 
 

Official Unit:
Ephorate of Antiquities of the City of Athens

24 Adrianou St., Athens (Prefecture of Attiki)


 
 
Tickets
Full: €8, Reduced: €4
Special ticket package: Full: €30, Reduced: €15
NOTE: As of July 1st 2019, reduced combined tickets will no longer be issued. Reduced combined tickets issued before this date which have not been used, remain valid.
 
  Open

As of November 1st. 2020, the site’s opening hours are as follows: 08:00 - 17:00 (last admission: 16:40) Museums across the country remain closed, as part of the country’s coronavirus containment measures

Visits of the colonnaded walkways of the Stoa of Attalos are permitted. Only two guided groups can remain in the colonnaded walkways at a time. The stay time for each guided group should not exceed 30 minutes.

Urgent announcement: The Ephorate of the Antiquities of Athens informs you that today, 13.06.2024, the Archaeological Sites of our jurisdiction will remain closed from 12:00 to 17:00, due to high temperatures. Those who have issued tickets for the period from 12:00 to 17:00, can visit the sites after their reopening at 17:00, and during the period from 17:00 to 20:00. The public is advised to take the necessary self-protection measures when visiting the archaeological sites in order to avoid health problems such as heat exhaustion and heat stroke.

 
  Amenities for the physically challenged
Both levels of the Museum of the Ancient Agora at the Stoa of Attalos are wheelchair accessible. To access the upper floor using the elevator, visitors are encouraged to ask the guards. There are also toilets for individuals with disabilities within the building.
At the Museum of the Ancient Agora (Stoa Attalou - Information desk), tactile site plans and brochures in Braille in Greek and English are available for visually impaired visitors.
 
 See archeological site information
 
  Suggestive Bibliography
Τραυλός Ι., Πολεοδομική εξέλιξις των Αθηνών, Αθήνα 1961 (1)/1993 (2)
Παπαχατζής Ν., Παυσανίου Ελλάδος περιήγησις: Αττικά, Αθήνα 1974
Camp II J. Mck, The Athenian Agora. A guide to the Εxcavation and Μuseum 1990
Σαραγά Ν., Μουσείο Αρχαίας Αγοράς. Σύντομο ιστορικό και περιήγηση, Αρχαιολογικοί Περίπατοι γύρω από την Ακρόπολη αρ. 5, Αθήνα 2004
 
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See also
Other monuments and museums in the same prefecture
Academy of Athens
Acropolis fortification wall
Acropolis Museum
Ancient Agora of Athens Museum
Archaeologcal Exhibition in the METRO Station "Akropolis"
Archaeological Collection in the Athens International Airport
Archaeological Museum of Brauron
Archaeological Museum of Brauron
Archaeological Museum of Brauron
Archaeological Museum of Brauron