2011 Archived News

August free talks by archeologists at Acropolis Museum

Author: XpatAthens

Next time you're in Athens, visit the amazing New Acropolis Museum and take advantage of some of the brief gallery talks hosted by the museum's archaeologists. These brief presentations are held in Greek and English every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Participation is limited to 20 visitors per session. Coupons are available on a first-in first-served basis Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Information Desk, Friday (from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.), Saturday and Sunday (from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.). For further details, please refer to the Information Desk at the Museum entrance. Current Talks in English: Fridays at 5:15 p.m./Horse riders: The aristocrats of Athens. Saturdays at 4:30 p.m./ The sculptor Antenor. Sundays at 4:30 p.m./The Sanctuary of Asclepios: A sacred healing centre.

Meeting Point with participation coupon:
Glass Floor in front of ticket check-in.

Archaeologists-Hosts at the Acropolis Museum:

Archaeologists-Hosts are available to answer your questions about the Museum exhibits every day between 9:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Visitors can find them by looking for staff wearing red and white ‘archaeologist’ badges and circulating in the Museum exhibition areas.

These talks are available during the month of August.