Museums in Athens February 24 2014

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Acropolis of Athens – In summer, 8:00-20:00 daily, except on national holidays when it opens 8:00-15:00. Between April 1 to June 16, 8:00-19:00 Monday-Friday and 8:00-15:00 on Saturday, Sunday and national holidays. In winter, 8:00-17:00 Monday-Friday and 8:00-15:00 weekends and national holidays. General admission fee: €12, Reduced: €6. Web: http://odysseus.culture.gr/h/3/eh351.jsp?obj_id=2384

Acropolis Museum – 1 April – 31 October: Tuesday to Sunday: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Last admission: 7:30 p.m.). Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. (Last admission: 9:30 p.m.). Monday: Closed. 1 November – 31 March: Tuesday to Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Last admission: 4:30 p.m.) Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. (Last admission: 9:30 p.m.) Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Last admission: 7:30 p.m.) Monday: Closed Closed: 1 January, Easter Sunday, 1 May, 25 and 26 December. General admission fee: €5. Reduced admission fee: €3. Web: http://www.theacropolismuseum.gr/en‎

Agora of Athens, Theater of Dionysus, Roman Forum, Library of Hadrian, Temple of Olympian Zeus, Kerameikos Cemetery – 8:00:-15:00, Monday 11:00-15:00. The € 12 combo ticket for the Acropolis includes admission to the main archaeological sites in central Athens and is valid for 7 days.

Benaki Museum – (Archeological collections, Coptic art, Byzantine art, medieval art, Greek folk art and costumes, royal memorabilia) – Wednesday to Friday: 9:00 – 17:00. Thursday and Saturday: 9:00 – 24:00. Sunday: 9:00 – 15:00. Closed on Monday, Tuesday. Full admission: € 7. Temporary Exhibition: € 5 Reduced admission: € 5. Temporary Exhibition : € 3. Web: http://www.benaki.gr

Benaki Museum – Nikos Hadjikyriakos Ghika Gallery – (Works of visual arts, created by the Greek prominent painter Nikos Hadjikyriakos-Ghika, 1921-1997) – Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 10:00 – 18:00. Closed on Monday, Tuesday. Also closed during August. Full admission: € 7. Reduced admission: € 5. Web: http://www.benaki.gr

Benaki Museum of Islamic Art – Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 9:00 – 17:00. Closed on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday. Full admission: €7. Reduced admission: € 5. Web: http://www.benaki.gr

Benaki Museum – Pireos Str. Annex (Contemporary art, design and architecture) – Thursday, Sunday: 10:00 – 18:00. Friday, Saturday: 10:00 – 22:00. Closed on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday. Full admission: € 4 to € 6. Reduced admission: € 2 to € 3. Web: http://www.benaki.gr

Byzantine and Christian Museum – Tuesday-Sunday: 09.00 -18.00. Closed on Monday. Temporary exhibitions & museum shop: 10.00-18.00. Full admission: €4. Reduced: €2. Web: http://www.byzantinemuseum.gr/en/‎

City of Athens MuseumOld Royal Palace – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:00 to 16:00. Saturday, Sunday from 10:00 to 15:00. Closed on Tuesday. Full admission: €3. Reduced: €2. Web: http://www.athenscitymuseum.gr

Cycladic Art Museum – (Archeological collections from the Cyclades, Cyprus and Greece) – Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 10:00 -17:00. Thursday: 10:00 – 20:00. Sunday: 11:00 – 17:00. Tuesday: closed. Full admission: €7. Reduced: €3.5. Web: http://www.cycladic.gr

DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art –Wednesday: 12:00 – 20:00. Saturday 10:00 – 14:00. Admission is Free. Web: http://deste.gr

Frissiras Museum for Contemporary Painting – Wednesday to Friday: 10:00 – 17:00. Saturday and Sunday: 11:00 – 17:00. Monday and Tuesday: closed. Full admission: €6. Reduced: €3. Web: http://www.frissirasmuseum.com

Jewish Museum of Greece – Monday to Friday: 9.00-14.30. Sundays: 10.00-14.00. Saturdays: closed. Full admission: €6. Reduced: €3. Web: http://www.jewishmuseum.gr

Kanellopoulos Museum (Greek and Roman art, Medieval Art, Greek folk art, Russian icons)- Tuesday to Sunday: 08:00-15:00. Monday: Closed. Admission is Free. Web: http://odysseus.culture.gr/h/1/eh151.jsp?obj_id=3320

Museum of Greek Folk Art – Bathhouse of the Winds – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 09.00 – 14. 30. Tuesday: Closed. Full admission: €2. Reduced: €1. Web: http://www.melt.gr

Museum of Greek Folk Art – Main Building – Tuesday to Sunday: 9.00-14:00. Monday: Closed. Full admission: €2. Reduced: €1. Web: http://www.melt.gr

Museum of Greek Folk Art – Cistar Ağa Mosque – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 09.00 – 14. 30. Tuesday: Closed. Full admission: €2. Reduced: €1. Web: http://www.melt.gr

Musical Instruments Museum – Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00-14:00. Wednesday: 12:00-18:00 Monday: Closed. Admission is Free. Web: http://www.instruments-museum.gr

National Archaeological Museum – Monday: 13:00-20:00. Tuesday-Saturday: 08:00-20:00. Sunday & Public Holidays: 08:00-15:00. Entire halls may be closed to visitors and the museum shop is sometimes closed Sunday/Monday due to understaffing. Full admission: €7. Reduced: €3. Web: http://www.namuseum.gr

National Historical Museum – Tuesday to Sunday: 8:30 to 14:30. Closed on Monday. Full admission: €3. Reduced: €1.50. Web: http://www.nhmuseum.gr

National Museum of Contemporary Art – Tuesday to Sunday: 11.00 – 19.00. Thursday: 11.00 – 22.00. Monday: Closed. Full admission: €3. Reduced: €1,5. Web: http://www.emst.gr

Numismatic MuseumSchliemann Mansion – Monday: 13:00 – 20:00. Tuesday to Sunday: 08:00 – 17:00. Full admission: €3. Reduced: €2. Web: http://www.nma.gr

Poseidon’s Temple at Sounion – Open 9:30 to sunset, daily. Full admission: €4. Reduced: €2. Web: http://odysseus.culture.gr/h/3/eh355.jsp?obj_id=2390