The Acropolis Museum celebrates August Full Moon on Saturday 13 August 2011 with extended opening hours from 8 am to 12 midnight. Free entry for all visitors from 9 pm to 12 midnight.

On this occasion, Museum Archaeologist – Hosts will present visitors the role of the Moon in the daily lives of the ancient Greeks. Gallery talks will take place in the Parthenon Gallery from 9 pm to 12 midnight.

On Monday 20 June 2011 the Acropolis Museum celebrates its second year anniversary and will be open from 8 a.m. to 12 midnight. On this occasion, Museum Archaeologist – Hosts will present visitors the roof ornamentation of the Parthenon. 

Visitors will also be able to enjoy performances by the Athens Municipality Orchestra in the Museum’s entrance courtyard at 9 p.m.

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On the occasion of the 10th Dance Festival (18-5-2011 until 11-6-2011) organized by the Association of Greek Choreographers and the Athens Dance Week program, the Acropolis Museum participates in ‘off stage’ performances held in various areas in Athens. Athens Dance Week performances are part of the Ministry of Culture’s ‘ATHENS EVERY WEEK’ program.

On 27 and 28 May 2011, at 7 p.m., Athens Dance Week performances (Contact Improvisation - site specific performances) will be presented on the Acropolis Museum’s courtyards glass floor above the archaeological excavation.

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The Acropolis Museum celebrates International Museum Day and European Night of Museums on Wednesday 18 May 2011. The Museum will be open from 8 a.m. until 12 midnight with free entry for all visitors. During the same hours, the Museum restaurant and shops will remain open.

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The new program ‘A day at the Acropolis Museum’ invites visitors to spend a day with us at the Museum enjoying a range of activities, such as the conservation of the Caryatids, family backpacks, gallery talks by Museum Archaeologist – Hosts, film projections, eats and treats, the reading area with Wi-Fi and Museum gifts.

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