Important Information

Free Admission Days

6 March [in memory of Melina Mercouri]
18 April [International Monuments Day]
18 May [International Museums Day]
5 June [International Enviroment Day]
27 September [International Tourism Day]
The last weekend of September annually [European Heritage Days]
Sundays in the period between 1 November and 31 March
National Holidays
The first Sunday of every month, except for July, August and September [when the first Sunday is holiday, then the second is the free admission day]


1 January: closed
6 January: closed
Shrove Monday: 08.30-15.00
25 March: closed
Good Friday: until 12:00 closed
Holy Saturday: 08.30-15.00
Easter Sunday: closed
Easter Monday: 08.30-15.00
1 May: closed
Holy Spirit Day: 08.30-15.00
15 August: 08.30-15.00
28 October: 08.30-15.00
25 December: closed
26 December: closed

Free Admission For

Members of the ICOM-ICOMOS
Persons possessing a free admission card
Persons under 18
Soldiers carrying out their military service
Tour guides
University students from Greece and the E.U.

Reduced Admission For

Citizens of the E.U. aged over 65
Students from countries outside the E.U.