The Acropolis Museum gives visitors the opportunity to participate in presentations of selected exhibits held by Archaeologist–Hosts. Additionally, Archaeologist-Hosts are available to answer your questions about the Museum exhibits every day between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Visitors can find them by looking for staff wearing ‘archaeologist’ badges in the Museum exhibition areas.
Permanent Gallery Talks are offered in English, in French and in Greek.

The Museum also offers the possibility to participate in the Alternating Gallery Talk held every Saturday, in Greek
Saturday talks can also be given in English, upon email request (learningattheacropolismuseum [dot] gr).

Permanent Gallery Talks:

Masterpieces in the Acropolis Museum

A presentation of masterworks on display in the Museum, their significance in their time and for world art. Visitors have the opportunity to engage Archaeologist-Hosts in discussion about art, aesthetics, religion and society at the time these works were created, all of which belonged to ancient Athens’ most important sanctuary, the Acropolis. The way in which they are exhibited in the Museum is also discussed.

Greek: every Sunday, at 12:30 p.m. and evening gallery talk every Friday, at 8 p.m.
English: every Sunday, at 2:30 p.m. and evening gallery talk every Friday, at 6 p.m.
French: every last Sunday of the month, at 2:30 p.m.
Participation is limited to 30 visitors per session. Duration: 60 minutes
Coupons are available everyday on a first-in first-served basis. For further details, please refer to the Information Desk at the Museum entrance.

Past Gallery Talks:

11 October – 14 October 2012
Sparkling stories about fire

18 May 2010 - 8 July 2012
Horse riders: The aristocrats of Athens
The sculptor Antenor
The Sanctuary of Asclepios: A sacred healing centre

25 March 2012
The Metope of the Annunciation

13 August 2011
Moon Shining

20 June 2011
Roof Ornamentation of the Parthenon