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Acropolis Museum

Dionysiou Areopagitou 15, Athens 117 42, Greece
+30 21 0900 0900
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Modern, uptodate building on the foot of the Acropolis housing important ancient Greek statues and much more
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Dionysiou Areopagitou 15, Athens 117 42, Greece
Thissio / Makriyanni
+30 21 0900 0900
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Reviewed yesterday

Located in central Athens, close to plaka district. Admission fee. Lots of exhibits, multi floor complex building. Cafeteria available. Also first class roof top restaurant, fascinating view to Acropolis.

Thank apapafloratos
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visit the acropolis first then the museum and it will all make more sense!! Stop in the restaurant for a light lunch! An excellent, well laid out museum, it is not included in your acropolis ticket but still a bargain at €5 entry! You're not...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Well, I'll be honest. After nearly baking to death under the midday August heat on top of the Acropolis, we were looking forward to going someplace, anyplace, to cool off. The Acropolis Museum will do just that and the 5 Euro cost it takes to...More

1  Thank County-Hunter
Reviewed 2 days ago

Acropolis "New" Museum is one of the most interesting museums of Athens. It does help to get better understanding of history of Greece , and Acropolis developments. The worthy pieces of architecture and sculptures removed from Acropolis to this museum

1  Thank Joseph K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Before you enter the museum you walk past an area where you can see under the building at the excavations there. Inside is a well laid out, modern museum full of ancient artifacts and information about them. The famous Caryatid statues on the Acropolis are...More

Thank ClaireKathleen54
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Being a lover of history I've always been fascinated by the Greek mythology. I was excited to visit the museum there were no queues to get into the museum and the price is quite reasonable. A guide translating and giving you more in depth information...More

Thank Charitymab
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I found it sad to have a few pieces as a collection for one of the most important restaurants in Greece. Not having the access to the underground was a pity

Thank AssalaBouhaddioui
Reviewed 2 days ago

The museum is stunning if you are in Athens this is a must do. Every floor is full of history and just as impressive as the last. We got there early and the line to get in wasn't super long but as we were leaving...More

Thank gwakiyama
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great museum to see the Parthenon as it would have appeared. Also, as an added bonus, you can see the Parthenon with all its features (and a few surprises) in Lego form. lots of extras.

Thank Roy H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great museum of artifacts but important to be a part of a tour that visits it because of the background and information you get.

Thank wjacobs913
Thissio / Makriyanni
Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient
temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small
wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer
numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely
pedestrianised Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between
the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth
climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges
with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the
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Davis N
17 July 2017|
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Response from DCtraveler68 | Reviewed this property |
Everything has English translations.
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17 July 2017|
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Response from Lucy B | Reviewed this property |
We paid for a multi-ticket for all the main attractions but I think just the museum was only 5 Euro.
Roberta C
24 June 2017|
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Response from evianes | Reviewed this property |
there is no need to purchase them online. there is no waiting most of the times. enjoy it
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