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  Administrative Information
 
 

Spinalonga (Prefecture of Lasithi)

Telephone: +30 28410 22462 - 28361 - 90511
Fax: +30 28410 25115
Email: efalas@culture.gr

 
 
Tickets
Full: €8, Reduced: €4
Special ticket package: Full: €8, Reduced: €4
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

Winter:
Closed in winter (November 1st - March 31st). Open only on request for groups.

Summer:
From April 1st until October 31th
Opening hours 08:30-20:00 daily
Tuesday: open.

Holidays
1 January: closed
6 January: open by arrangement
Shrove Monday: open by arrangement
25 March: closed
Good Friday: 08:00 - 18:00
Holy Saturday: 08:00 - 18:00
1 May: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
Easter Monday: 08:00 - 18:00
Holy Spirit Day: 08:00 - 18:00
15 August: 08:00 - 18:00
28 October: 08:00 - 18:00
25 December: closed
26 December: closed
 
  Amenities for the physically challenged
The main ring road is accesible.
 
  Access
By shuttle boats departing daily at fixed times from Ayios Nikolaos, Elounda and Plaka.
 
  Shop
Archaeological guide, mps, cards and other souvenirs.
 
  Suggestive Bibliography
Μοσχόβη Γ., "Ο οχυρωμένος οικισμός της νησίδας Σπιναλόγκας, 18ος -19ος αιώνας" στο Πρακτικά 9ου Διεθνούς Κρητολογικού Συνεδρίου, Ελούντα 1-6.10.2001 υπό εκτύπωση
Δετοράκης Ε., "Η λέπρα στην Κρήτη", Αμάλθεια ΙΒ΄ (1981), 275-292
Αρακαδάκη Μ., Το φρούριο της Σπιναλόγκας (1571-1715). Συμβολή στη μελέτη των επάκτιων και νησιωτικών οχυρών της Βενετικής Δημοκρατίας, Άγιος Νικόλαος 2001
Γριβέλ Ζ., Η νόσος του Χάνσεν στην Ελλάδα και στην Κρήτη κατά τον εικοστό αιώνα, Ελούντα 2002
 
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See also
Other museums and archaeological sites in the same prefecture
Archaeological Collection of Ierapetra
Archaeological Collection of Neapolis
Archaeological Museum of Agios Nikolaos
Archaeological Museum of Siteia
Archaeological site in Gournia
Archaeological Site in Hamezi
Archaeological Site in Itanos
Archaeological Site in Lato
Archaeological Site in Palekastro of Siteia
Archaeological Site in Petras