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.. 72053, Psychros (Prefecture of Lasithi)

Telephone: +30 28410 22462
Fax: +30 28410 22462
Email: efalas@culture.gr

 
 
Tickets
Full: €6, Reduced: €3
Special ticket package: Full: €6, Reduced: €3
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.
 
  Open

Winter:
8:00-15:00

Summer:
8.00-20.00

Holidays
1 January: closed
6 January: 08:30 - 15:00
Shrove Monday: 08:30 - 15:00
25 March: closed
Good Friday: 12:00 - 17:30
Holy Saturday: 09:30 - 17:30
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
Easter Monday: 09:30 - 17:30
Holy Spirit Day: 09:30 - 17:30
15 August: 09:30 - 17:30
28 October: 08:30 - 15:00
25 December: closed
26 December: closed
 
  Suggestive Bibliography
Hogarth D.G., "The Dictaean Cave", BSA 6 (1899-1900), 94-116
Demargne J., "Antiquites de Praesos et de lantre Dicteen", BCH 26 (1902), 580 ..
Boardman J., The Cretan Collection in Oxford,  1961
 
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See also
Other monuments and museums in the same prefecture
Agios Andreas cave
Archaeological Collection of Neapolis
Archaeological Museum of Agios Nikolaos
Archaeological Museum of Siteia
Bridge of Kriopotamos at Myrtos
Byzantine church of Saint Nikolaos in Agios Nikolaos
Church of Panagia Kera at Kritsa
Ecclesiastical Museum of the Toplou Monastery
"Kazarma" Fortress in Siteia
Kritsas' fountains