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Upon the recommendation by the National Committee for the Protection of Public Health and to reduce the risk of COVID-19 spreading, museums, archaeological sites and historical sites are prohibited until April 11, 2020. A new announcement will inform you of our reopening date.


Welcome to the official website
of the National Archaeological Museum of Athens

The National Archaeological Museum of Athens is the largest archaeological museum in Greece and one of the most important museums in the world devoted to ancient Greek art. It was founded at the end of the 19th century to house and protect antiquities from all over Greece, thus displaying their historical, cultural and artistic value.