Athens City Greece Guide

Museums in Athens


15, Dionysiou Areopagitou str., Athens
11742, Athens
Tel.: 210 9000900,
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Hours & Ticketing

Public entrance at Dionysiou Areopagitou Street.
Entrance for groups at Mitseon Street.


Tour Buses
A bus drop off point for groups is available at Hatzichristou Street and entrance for groups is at Mitseon Street.


Tuesday to Sunday: 8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. 
Last admission: 7.30 p.m.
Galleries cleared at 7.45 p.m.
The Museum is open every Friday until 10 p.m.
Monday: Closed.
Closed: 1 January, 25 March, Easter Sunday, 1 May, 25 December and 26 December.

Holy Week Hours:

- On Friday 22 April, 2011 the Museum will open from 12 noon to 6.00 p.m. 
- On Saturday 23 April, 2011 the Museum will open from 8.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. 
- On Easter Day Sunday 24 April, 2011 the Museum will be closed. 
- On Easter Monday 25 April, 2011 the Museum will be closed as usual. 

General admission fee: 5 euros.
Reduced admission fee: 3 euros.
Free admission (For information on visitors who are entitled to enter the Museum at a reduced admission fee or free admission, please press here). 

How to purchase tickets:

- Tickets from the Museum Ticket Desk

No restriction exists in the number of tickets available from the Ticket Desk during Museum opening hours.   

- Tickets via the e-ticketing service

The Museum website provides an e-ticketing service for a restricted number of visitors during six (6) specific time slots. Tickets bought via e-ticketing can be collected from the Museum Ticket Desk.