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  Administrative Information
 
 

Official Unit:
Ephorate of Antiquities of the City of Athens

Rigillis Street, Athens, Athens (Prefecture of Attiki)

Telephone: 210 72 51 348

 
 
Tickets
Full: €4, Reduced: €2
Valid for the archaeological site of Lykeion. Tickets are available at ticket offices on site as well as online.
From November 1st to March 30th (01/11-31/03) of each year, reduced rates apply exclusively to single-use tickets for all archaeological sites and museums belonging to the State.
Special ticket package: Full: €30, Reduced: €15
Valid for 5 days.
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.
In order to purchase tickets online visit the official e-ticketing service of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports at www.etickets.tap.gr
Valid for: Acropolis of Athens, Ancient Agora of Athens, Ancient Agora of Athens Museum, Archaeological Museum of Kerameikos, Hadrian's Library, Kerameikos, Lykeion Archaeological Site, North slope of the Acropolis, Olympieio, Roman Agora of Athens, South Slope of Acropolis
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
Every first Sunday from November 1st to March 31st
Free admission for:
For information about free and reduced admission to Greek State Archaeological Sites, Monuments and Museums please press here
 
  Open

Summer:
8:00-18:00
Last entrance to the Site at 17:40

IMPORTANT NOTIFICATION: 1. ‘he visitors of the Site should keep the following instructions: 1. They should maintain at least 2 m. distance among them 2. One person per 15 m2 3. The maximum number of visitors group is up to 10 persons (unless they belong to the same family) or up to 20 persons if their guide as well as the guided group has a vaccinationís certification or a negative PCR test (last 72 hours) or a negative rapid test (last 48 hours) or a certificate that one has been infected and recovered by COVID during the last 30 days. The above-mentioned categories refer to adults 12 years old plus. 4. The use of a mask is obligatory inside the museums

Holidays
1 January: closed
25 March: closed
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
25 December: closed
26 December: closed
 
  Amenities for the physically challenged
There is access for disabled people
The Archaeological Site of Lykeion is wheelchair accessible through the main entrance, at P. Mela square (assistance by a companion is recommended.
Tactile site plans and brochures in Braille in Greek and English for visually impaired visitors are available at the ticket office.
 
  Access
METRO-"Evangelismos" station, bus and trolley lines
 
 
See also
Other museums and archaeological sites in the same prefecture
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Western Hills
Aghia Triada, Megara (today Neo Meli)
Amphiareio, Oropos
Ancient Agora of Athens
Ancient Agora of Athens Museum
Ancient Fortress of Aigosthena
Ancient Iera Odos (Sacred Way) - Estavromenou Square, Athens METRO - "Aigaleo" Station
Ancient Pagai (Alepochori)