On the occasion of this year’s International Museum Day, the Acropolis Museum produced, in collaboration with the Hellenic Mint, commemorative medals dedicated to the hare of the Acropolis. On this day, Sunday 18 May 2014, the Museum will welcome visitors with two special gallery talks on the following topics: ‘The hare of the Acropolis’ and ‘The Moschophoros: a new display of an Acropolis masterpiece’. The Museum will be open half-day due to the municipal elections, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., with free entry for its visitors.

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From 1 April to 31 October 2014, the Acropolis Museum will open on Mondays, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., in order to accommodate the expected increased number of visitors in Greece during this time period.

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On the occasion of the Greek National Holiday on Tuesday 25 March 2014, entry will be free for all visitors at the Acropolis Museum from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and the Museum will celebrate with gallery talks about the Parthenon.

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On Friday 21 February 2014, at 7 p.m., the Acropolis Museum welcomes its visitors to a special musical evening dedicated to Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), one of the most important French composers of the Baroque era, and to the Hungarian composer of the second half of the 20th century, György Ligeti (1923-2006). Their works will be performed by the distinguished soloist pianist Cathy Krier from Luxembourg. This musical event is held in collaboration with the Embassy of Luxembourg in Athens.

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With imaginative children's workshops, family backpacks, gallery talks for adults, Christmas and New Year tunes, treats and many more surprises, the Acropolis Museum will welcome visitors on 21, 22, 28 and 29 December 2013.

The program includes children's workshops ‘Gifts for gods and people’, ‘The Iresioni’ and ‘We make ancient pastries at the Museum’ and the gallery talk on ‘Celebrations of ancient Attica’.

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