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  Administrative Information
 
 

Official Unit:
Ephorate of Antiquities of the City of Athens

Areos 3, ‘. . 105 55, Athens, Monastiraki (Prefecture of Attiki)

Telephone: +30 210 3249350
Fax: +30 210 9239023
Email: efaath@culture.gr

 
 
Tickets
Full: €4, Reduced: €2
As of November 1st 2019, the price of the individual ticket will be amended as follows,
Full: 6Ä, Reduced: 3Ä
Valid for the archaeological site of Hadrian's Library. Tickets are available at ticket offices on site as well as online.
From 1st of November till 31st of March (1/11-31/03) each year, a reduced rate only for single-use tickets is valid for all state owned archaeological sites and museums
Special ticket package: Full: €30, Reduced: €-
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, Archaeological Museum of Kerameikos, Archaeological Site of Lykeion, Hadrian's Library, Kerameikos, Museum of the Ancient Agora, 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

As of November 5th, opening hours are as follows:
08:00 - 17:00 (last admission: 16:45)

Holidays
1 January: closed
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
25 December: closed
26 December: closed
 
  Amenities for the physically challenged
In the Archaeological Site of the Hadrianís Library is special path for people with disabilities, visitors with wheelchairs and families with strollers. The route is constructed by beaten earth and starts from the entrance in Dexippos street entering the Site towards its eastern part. For the time being, in the western part of the monument (the facade) the movement of the people with disabilities is not allowed. In the Site there are also WC for people with disabilities.
The Site is partially accessible for people with disabilities and reduced mobility. You can see the accessible passage for people with disabilities at http://theheartofancientathens.gr/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/%CE%A1%CF%89%CE%BC%CE%B1%CF%8A%CE%BA%CE%AE-%CE%91%CE%B3%CE%BF%CF%81%CE%AC-_-B%CE%B9%CE%B2%CE%BB%CE%B9%CE%BF%CE%B8%CE%B7%CE%BA%CE%B7-%CE%91%CE%B4%CF%81%CE%B9%CE%B1%CE%BD%CE%BF%CF%85-%CF%83%CF%87%CE%AD%CE%B4%CE%B9%CE%BF-%CE%B4%CE%B9%CE%B1%CE%B4%CF%81.-%CE%91%CE%9C%CE%95%CE%91.jpg
 
  Services
 
 
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 Fortress of Aigosthena
Ancient Iera Odos (Sacred Way) - Estavromenou Square, Athens METRO - "Aigaleo" Station
Ancient Pagai (Alepochori)
Archaeologcal Exhibition in the METRO Station "Akropolis"