The last weekend of September annually (European Heritage Days)
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
As of 22.02.2021, the Archaeological site will remain open with opening hours 08:00 - 17:00 (last admission: 16:40)
1 January: closed
25 March: closed
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
25 December: closed
26 December: closed
Amenities for the physically challenged
The archaeological site of Kerameikos is accessible for the most part to visitors with reduced mobility and wheelchair users (with aid), via the main entrance at 148 Ermou str.
The archaeological museum of Kerameikos is fully accessible to visitors with reduced mobility and wheelchair users. A WC for persons with special needs is also provided. You can see the accessible passage at http://theheartofancientathens.gr/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/efaath_Kerameikos_accessibility.jpg
At the site information desk, at the entrance, tactile site plans and brochures in Braille in Greek and English are available for visually impaired visitors.
Moreover, our internet site presenting the Archaeological Sites that have been awarded the European Heritage Label (www.theheartofancientathens.gr), is fully accessible to blind and partially sighted people in Greek, English, French, German, Italian and Spanish.
For pedestrians the site is at the end of the pedestrians' Ermou Street towards Piraeus Av.
METRO and Electrical Railway: Thiseion station. By car parking is possible only at the area of Gazochori (Gazi, Piraeus Av.).
The Site's bookshop sells a collection of items provided by the Fund of Archaeological Proceeds as well as other publications (books, leaflets, casts etc.)
Richter G.M.A., Korai. Archaic Greek Maidens, London 1968
Λαμπρόπουλος Β.Ν., Κεραμικά, τεχνολογία, διάβρωση και συντήρηση, Αθήνα 1996
Other museums and archaeological sites in the same prefecture