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Museums-Archaeological Sites

The city is a world center of archaeological research. Apart from national institutions, such as Athens University, the Archaeological Society, several archaeological Museums, including the National Archaeological Museum, the Cycladic Museum, the Epigraphic Museum, the Byzantine Museum, as well as museums at the ancient Agora, Acropolis, and Kerameikos, the city is also home to the Demokritos laboratory for Archaeometry, alongside regional and national archaeological authorities that form part of the Greek Department of Culture.

Athens hosts 17 Foreign Archaeological Institutes which promote and facilitate research by scholars from their home countries. As a result, Athens has more than a dozen archaeological libraries and three specialized archaeological laboratories, and is the venue of several hundred specialized lectures, conferences and seminars, as well as dozens of archaeological exhibitions, each year. At any given time, hundreds of international scholars and researchers in all disciplines of archaeology are to be found in the city.

In the following list we present the most famous archaeological museums that you can visit  in Athens and all over the Greece.

Complete list of Museums

ACROPOLIS MUSEUM

Where: 15 Dionysiou Areopagitou, 11742 Athens

How to get there: The museum is a five minute walk from Acropolis Station and a 10 minute walk from Omonοia.

The Trolly ‘s 1,2,3,5,6,7,8,9,11,13, and 15 all stop there.

Opening hours:

1 April – 31 October:

Tuesday to Sunday: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Monday: Closed

1 November – 31 March:

Tuesday to Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Monday: Closed

Closed: 1 January, Easter Sunday, 1 May, 25 and 26 December

Phone: (+30) 210-9000900

Internet Page: http://www.theacropolismuseum.gr/

ARCHAEOLOGICAL  MUSEUM OF DELPHI

Where: Delphi, Area of Fokida

Phone: +30 22650 82313,+30 22650 82346,+30 22650 82312

Fax: +30 22650 82966

Opening hours:

Until 31 October

Sun-Tue: 08.30-15.00

Wed-Sat: 08.00-20.00

From 1st November until 31st March: 08:30-15:00

Internet Page: http://odysseus.culture.gr/h/1/eh151.jsp?obj_id=3404

Email: [email protected]

OLYMPIA ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE

Ancient Olympia, Olympia (Prefecture of Ilia)

Telephone: +30 26240 22517,+ 30 26240.22529, +30 26240.22742

http://odysseus.culture.gr

Openings hours

Monday to Friday 8:00 to 20:00

Saturday to Sunday 8:00 to 15:00

Archaeological Museum

Openings hours

Monday 10:00 to 17:00

Tuesday to Friday 8:00 to 20:00

Saturday to Sunday 8:00 to 15:00.

History Museum Olympics Antiquity (Old Museum) and Museum of the History of Excavations (Old Eforeio)

Openings hours

Monday 10:00 to 17:00

Tuesday to Friday 8:00 to 15:00

Saturday-Sunday closed.

HERAKLEION ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Where: Herakleion Crete, 2 Xanthoudidou St. and Xatzidaki

Opening hours:

Summer: Mon 13:30 -20:00, Tue-Sun 08:00-20:00

Winter: Mon 12:00-17:00, Tue-Sun 08:30 -15:00

Internet Page: http://odysseus.culture.gr/

PALACE OF THE GRAND MASTER

Where: Rhodes, Old Town (at the end of the Street of the Knights)

Opening hours: 08.00 -19.40 (Mon 13.30-19.40)

Internet Page: http://odysseus.culture.gr/

NATIONAL ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Address: 44, 28is Oktovriou, 10682 Athens

Schedule: Monday: 13:30-20:00 Tuesday-Sunday: 08:00-19:00

Phone: (+30) 210-8217724, 210-8217717

Internet Page: http://www.namuseum.gr/

CYCLADIC ART MUSEUM

How to get there: Metro Line 3: stations Evangelismos, Syntagma (Line 3 terminates at the Eleftherios Venizelos Airport) Line 2:

station Syntagma Buses Α5, Ε6, Ε7, Χ14, 054, 200, 203, 204, 220, 221, 224, 235, 408, 608, 622, 732, 815 Trolley-buses 3, 7, 13

Schedule: Monday – Wednesday – Friday – Saturday: 10:00 – 17:00 Thursday: 10:00 – 20:00 Sunday: 11:00 – 17:00 Tuesday: closed

E-Mail: [email protected]

Phone: (+30) 210-7228321, 210-7228323

Internet Page: http://www.cycladic.gr/

NUMISMATIC MUSEUM

Address: 12 Leoforos Eleftheriou Venizelou, 10564 Athens

Schedule: Open Hours: From 08.30 till 15.00 Monday closed Holidays January: closed 25 March: closed 1 May: closed Easter

Sunday: closed 25 December: closed 26 December: closed

E-Mail: [email protected]

Phone: +(30)2103612519

Internet Page: http://www.nma.gr

B&M THEOCHARAKIS FOUNDATION FOR THE FINE ARTS AND MUSIC

Address: 9, Leoforos Vasilissis Sofias, 10671 Athens

Schedule: Monday-Wednesday: 10:00-18:00 Thursday-Friday: 10:00-21:00 Saturday-Sunday: 10:00-18:00

E-Mail: [email protected]

Phone: (+30) 210-3611206

Internet Page: http://www.thf.gr/

 


 

 

 

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