Useful information regarding visits to museums, archeological sites and historical monuments in Greece.

 

Days with free admissions

  • March 6 – Melina Mercouri day
  • April 18 – International day of monuments ans sites
  • May 18 – International museum day
  • June 5 – World Environment day
  • Every last weekend of September – European Heritage Days

 

Reduced admissions

  • Citizens of Greece and citizens of other European Union countries over 65 years old are entitled to reduced admission by showing identity card/ passport.
  • Students of universities and colleges outside the European Union are entitled to reduced admission by showing their student ID.

 

Free admissions

  • Holders of special membership card of the International Council of Museums (ICOM) and the International Council of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), by showing their cards.
  • Academics and teachers on a private visit by showing a valid identity card or any other identification document.
  • Young persons up to 18 years of age, by showing their identity card or passport.
  • People accompanying blind or disabled people.
  • Journalists by showing their journalistic identity card.
  • Students of higher educational institutions or Technological Educational Institutes or equivalent institutes from member states of the European Union.
  • Tourist Guide Universities students, by showing their student ID.

Museums, archeological sites and historical monuments near Athens

Place Price (€) Reduced Price (€)
Acropolis 20,00 10,00
Temple of Zeus 6,00 3,00
Ancient agora 8,00 4,00
Roman agora 6,00 3,00
Hadrian’s library 4,00 2,00
Acropolis museum 5,00 3,00
Archaeological museum 10,00 5,00
Panathenaic Stadium 5,00 3,00

Museums, archeological sites and historical monuments outside Athens

Place Price (€) Reduced Price (€)
Temple of Poseidon 8,00 4,00
Marathon Tomb and museum 6,00 3,00
Marathon race museum 3,00
Temple of Artemis and museum 6,00 3,00
Corinth museum 8,00 4,00
Acrocorinth 4,00 2,00
Ancient Mycenae and museum 12,00 6,00
Epidaurus and museum 12,00 6,00
Fortress in Nafplio 8,00 4,00
Ancinet Olympia and museum 12,00 6,00
Delphi oracle and museum 12,00 6,00
Hosios Loukas Monastery 4,00 2,00

 

Keep in mind: All museums, archaeological sites and historical monuments are closed on January 1st, May 1st and December 25 and 26.