The last weekend of September annually (European Heritage Days)
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
Journalists upon presentation of their journalist identity card
Members of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece and equivalent Chambers of member-states of the EU, upon presentation of their membership card
Parents of families with three children and their children up to the age of 23 or 24 if they are students and regardless of age if they have disability, upon presentation of a family status certificate issued by the Municipality
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.
Winter: 8.30-15.30 until the 28 February
Summer: 8.30-16.00 from the 1st of March
1 January: closed
6 January: 08:30 - 17:00
Shrove Monday: 08:30 - 17:00
25 March: closed
Good Friday: 12:00 - 19:00
Holy Saturday: 08:00 - 19:00
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
Easter Monday: 08:00 - 19:00
Holy Spirit Day: 08:00 - 19:00
15 August: 08:00 - 19:00
28 October: 08:00 - 19:00
25 December: closed
26 December: closed
Fauth W., "Orakel" in Der Kleine Pauly, Munchen 1979, 324-328