Administrative Information

Τ.Κ. 50004, Aiani, Megali Rachi (Prefecture of Kozani)

Telephone: +30 24610 98800
Fax: +30 24610 98800
Email: efakoz@culture.gr

Full: €2, Reduced: €1
Special ticket package: Full: €2, Reduced: €1
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
25 March
Every first Sunday from November 1st to March 31st
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:
Cultural Card holders
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.

From the 1st of November until the 31 of March 2014:

From the 1st of April until the 31 of Octomber 2014:

1 January: closed
6 January: 08:30 - 18:30
Shrove Monday: 08:30 - 18:30
25 March: closed
Good Friday: 12:00 - 15:00
Holy Saturday: 08:30 - 18:30
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
Easter Monday: 08:30 - 18:30
Holy Spirit Day: 08:30 - 18:30
15 August: 08:30 - 18:30
28 October: 08:30 - 18:30
25 December: closed
26 December: closed
20 Km from Kozani to the Archaeological Museum of Aiani by bus.The distance from the Archaeological Museum of Aiani to Archaeological site of Megali Rachi is about 2 Km.
  Suggestive Bibliography
Καραμήτρου-Μεντεσίδη Γ., "Ανασκαφή Αιανής 1990", ΑΕΜΘ 4 (1990)
Καραμήτρου Γ., Αιανή Κοζάνης 1990
Σιαμπανόπουλου Κ.Ε., Αιανή: ιστορία-τοπογραφία-αρχαιολογία, Θεσσαλονίκη 1995
Καραμήτρου-Μεντεσίδη Γ., "Η αρχαία Αιανή" στο Αρχαία Μακεδονία V, 1, Αρχαία Μακεδονία V, 1, Θεσσαλονίκη 1995
Καραμήτρου-Μεντεσίδη Γ., Αιανή: αρχαιολογικός οδηγός, Αθήνα 1996
Καραμήτρου-Μεντεσίδη Γ., "Αιανή 1983-1997", ΑΕΜΘ 10Α (1997)
Καραμήτρου-Μεντεσίδη Γ., Αιανή, επίσκεψη στη βασιλική νεκρόπολη 1999
Καραμήτρου-Μεντεσίδη Γ., Αιανή, επίσκεψη στην αρχαία πόλη, Θεσσαλονίκη 1999
Καραμήτρου-Μεντεσίδη Γ., "Αιανή, 2000. Ανασκαφή νεκροταφείου Ύστερης Εποχής Χαλκού", ΑΕΜΘ 14 (2000)
See also
Other museums and archaeological sites in the same prefecture
Aiani Archaeological Museum
Archaeological Collection of Kozani
Byzantine and Post-Byzantine monuments of Velvendo
Ecclesiastical Museum of Siatista
Historical - Folklore and Natural History Museum of Kozani