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
IMPORTANT NOTIFICATION: The Archaeological Site will remain closed for 20 days due to its restoration project in progress (19.03.2021)
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 is accessible to people with physical disabilities. Accessible toilets are available.
The Archaeological Site of Olympieio is wheelchair accessible at its largest part through the main entrance, Vassilisis Olgas Av. (assistance by a companion is recommended).
There are also toilets for individuals with disabilities at the site.
Tactile site plans and brochures in Braille in Greek and English for visually impaired visitors are available at the ticket office.
Metro, bus, Tram
Ρουσόπουλος Α., "Ο περίβολος του Αθήνησιν Ολυμπιείου", ΑΕ 1862, 26-35
Σκίας Α., "Περί της εν τη κοίτη του Ιλισσού ανασκαφής", ΠΑΕ 1893, 111-136
Τραυλός Ι., "Ανασκαφικαί έρευναι παρά το Ολυμπιείον", ΠΑΕ 1949, 25-43