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  • Address: Patision 44, Athens, Greece
  • Hours: Monday: 1:30pm - 8:00pm Tuesday-Sunday: 8:30am - 3:00pm
  • Admission: Adult: 7 euros; Reduced: 3 euros

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National Archeological Museum

One of the world's great museums, Athens’ National Archaeological Museum houses the most important finds from antiquity unearthed from the many archaeological sites scattered throughout Greece.

A visit to the National Archaeological Museum provides the ultimate overview of Greek history and art, underscoring their influence on Western civilization. The scores of exhibits range from prehistory through to late antiquity.

Highlights include glittering artifacts from Mycenae, spectacular Minoan frescos from Santorini, and intricate Cycladic figurines.

There are objects excavated from Troy, Neolithic ceramics, marble sculptures from the Aegean islands, jewelry and weapons, and mummies and statues from ancient Egypt.

Practical Info

The gift shop sells good-quality replicas of the famous artworks and artifacts, making superb souvenirs. Guided tours and self-guided audio guides ensure that none of the museum’s many highlights are missed.

Tours & Tickets

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Athens Private Full-Day Tour, Athens, null
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 5

Athens Private Full-Day Tour

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 24 Reviews

This 8-hour tour covers all the must-see attractions when in Athens. It includes the Acropolis, the Acropolis Museum, the Archaeological Museum, Temple of ...  Read more

Location: Athens, Greece
Duration: 8 hours (approx.)

From USD $537.04
Athens Private Small Group Full Day, Athens, City Tours
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Athens Private Small Group Full Day

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 10 Reviews

Explore 4,000 years of Greek civilization on this private 8-hour small-group tour of Athens. Visit top Athens attractions including the Odeon of Herodes ...  Read more

Location: Athens, Greece
Duration: 8 hours (approx.)

From USD $39.99
Private Athens Art Tour: National Archaeological Museum and Byzantine and Christian Museum, Athens, ... 
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Private Athens Art Tour: National Archaeological Museum and Byzantine and Christian Museum

2 star rating: It was OK, but could have been better 8 Reviews

Learn about Greek art and history on a private half-day tour of two must-visit Athens museums: Byzantine and Christian Museum and the National Archaeological ...  Read more

Location: Athens, Greece
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $57.13
Private Walking Tour: National Archaeological Museum, Athens, Private Sightseeing Tours
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Private Walking Tour: National Archaeological Museum

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 9 Reviews

Visit one of the world's great museums, the National Archaeological Museum of Athens on this three-hour private walking tour. The museum houses the most ...  Read more

Location: Athens, Greece
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

From USD $68.56
City Sightseeing Athens Hop-On Hop-Off Tour, Athens, Private Sightseeing Tours
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City Sightseeing Athens Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

4.5 star rating: Recommended 2640 Reviews

Experience the essential things to do in Athens aboard this City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour. You'll see all the historical and modern sights of Athens ...  Read more

Location: Athens, Greece
Duration: 1.5 hours
Ticket is valid for 24 hours plus one day free from time of first use

From USD $22.85

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