Greece – Free admission days to archaeological sites and museums

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In Greece as in every other country around the world, there are certain days that entering the archaeological sites and museums is free. We have gathered just a few here bellow but more info can be found on Odysseus!

Acropolis of Athens

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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

Acropolis Museum

acropolis museum night
Acropolis museum


6 March (In Memory of Melina Mercouri)
25 March
18 May (International Museum Day)
28 October

Archaeological Site of Eleusis

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

National Archaeological Museum – Athens
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

Delphi

Delphic Maxims rules for a happy life
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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

Olympia

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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

Delos

Delos Cyclades Δήλος Κυκλάδες
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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)
National Holidays

Akrotiri of Thera (Santorini)

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)
National Holidays
28 October
25 March
Every first Sunday from November 1st to March 31st

Dodona

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)
National Holidays

Knossos

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

For more information about these and other sites including admission fees, historical facts and more we invite you to visit Odysseus by the Ministry of Culture and Sports.