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Games, activities, colourful representations of museum displays designed for children... The Acropolis Museum’s borrowable Family Backpacks give you the opportunity to enjoy its exhibits in a fun and creative way. Work together, solve challenges, laugh, disagree… Discover a unique, enjoyable way to tour the Museum with your family! Pick up your backpack, containing the family game of your choice, from the Information Desk, with the deposit of an identity card, during the Museum’s regular days and hours of operation. First come, first served. The family backpacks have been created in collaboration with the Education Team of the Acropolis Restoration Service (YSMA). They are also available for purchase in the Museum's shops.
Explore the Parthenon Gallery guided by your special borrowed backpack, designed for families with children from 8 to 12 years old, containing:
Discover the rich colours of Archaic statues through 3 different games, designed for families with children from 8 to 11 years old. This family backpack, created as part of the exhibition programme Archaic Colours, includes:
Get to know the goddess Athena and her symbols, through 3 different games designed for families with children from 6 to 9 years old. The family backpack contains:
In their search for Athena, children use a specially designed map, as well as stickers with representations of the goddess. The 12 exhibits included in the game are marked with special captions.
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