Useful information for visits by researchers and students


Students from higher education institutions and tour guide training institutions, in EU countries, with current student identification card or International Student Identity Card (ISIC) are entitled to free admission. For information on eligibility for reduced admission ticket or free admission, please click here.


The Museum provides free wifi internet access.


Within the context of the Museum's public health measures, the Reading Lounge will no longer operate until further notice.


Researchers and students can direct questions, make comments and express opinions on the exhibits to the Museum’s Archaeologist-Hosts. Archaeologist-Hosts can be found near the exhibits and can accompany visitors on their personal journey in the ancient and modern worlds showing them rich visual material, with the assistance of tablets. An Archaeologist-Host is available at a designated location in the Archaic Acropolis Gallery on Tuesdays & Wednesdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. and on Saturdays 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. At this spot, visitors have the opportunity to look at and handle materials, tools, experiments, and imitations of ancient works of art associated with the Museum’s collection and antiquity. Finally, researchers and students can participate in the gallery talks given by the Archaeologist-Hosts. See the program…


Photography & filming is permitted in all Museum exhibition areas, except for the Archaic Acropolis Gallery. No use of flash or any portable equipment such as tripod and lighting kit is allowed inside the Museum. The publication of the material in print and electronic media is not allowed. Photographs for personal use can be found here.


Professional photography / filming for research, educational and artistic purposes is only permitted upon written authorization from the Museum. Read more…


The study of archaeological material in the exhibition areas of the Museum can only be undertaken after prior arrangement and scheduling. Study in the archaeological storage rooms of the Museum can only be undertaken during working days and hours, also after prior arrangement and scheduling. The Museum also has in its archives high resolution photographic material, which it provides for research, educational and artistic use upon written authorisation from the Museum. Read more…

See also: Architectural Fact Sheet / Construction Fact Sheet

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