Free entry to Acropolis Museum tomorrow
On the occasion of Greek Independence Day
- March 24, 2019 17:00
- Monika Dimitrova
On the occasion marking Greek Independence Day, the Acropolis Museum invites visitors to enjoy the permanent collections tomorrow, Monday 25 March, with free entry from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Visitors will have the opportunity to participate in walks through the Museum exhibition galleries, making unanticipated stops and various discussions, together with archaeologists who will be guiding the tours. The Walks in Greek tour will be taking place at: 12 noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m.
The Acropolis Museum is an archaeological museum focused on the findings of the archaeological site of the Acropolis of Athens. The museum was built to house every artifact found on the rock and on the surrounding slopes, from the Greek Bronze Age to Roman and Byzantine Greece. It also lies over the ruins of a part of Roman and early Byzantine Athens. The Acropolis Museum has a total area of 25,000 square meters, with exhibition space of over 14,000 meters. It receives over 1.5 million visitors annually. The Acropolis Museum continues its course, developing its capacities to meet the increased expectations of visitors and to plan its future dynamically.
Source: Acropolis Museum