The history of the Parthenon sculptures in recent years

Wednesday, 18 May, 2016

The Acropolis Museum celebrates International Museum Day on Wednesday 18 May 2016. On this day, the Museum will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with free entry for its visitors.

Visitors will have the opportunity to learn about the adventures of the Parthenon sculptures from a new video at the atrium of the Parthenon Gallery on the third floor of the Museum. There, visitors will be able to meet Archaeologist-Hosts and attend the gallery talk about ‘The history of the Parthenon sculptures in recent years’. Gallery talks will take place in English at 10 a.m. and in Greek at 12 noon, at 5 p.m. and at 7 p.m.

Participation is limited to 40 visitors per session on a first-in first-served basis. Registrations on the same day at the Information Desk at the Museum entrance on the same day.