Accessibility statement

The National Archaeological Museum undertakes to make the website accessible, in accordance with the provisions of Law 4727/2020 (Government Gazette 184 A’ 23-09-2020), Chapter H’ “DIGITAL ACCESSIBILITY (INTEGRATION IN THE GREEK LEGISLATION OF DIRECTIVE (EU) 2016/2102 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL, OF 26 OCTOBER 2016, ON THE ACCESSIBILITY OF THE WEBSITES AND APPLICATIONS FOR PORTABLE DEVICES OF THE ORGANIZATIONS OF THE PUBLIC SECTOR)”, which integrates into the national legal order the Directive (EU) 2016/2012.

This accessibility statement applies to the website


Compliance status

The website is largely compliant with the guidelines for accessibility of web content (WCAG 2.1 AA). It shows some deviations with regard to guidelines 1.1 and 2.4, on providing text alternatives to non-text content.


Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on May 08, 2023.

The assessment of the website’s compliance with the requirements of Directive (EU) 2016/2102 was carried out by self-assessment performed by the public sector organization with the use of the axe DevTools® accessibility assessment tool.


Comments submission and contact information

According to the provisions of Law 4727/2020 (Government Gazette 184 A’ 23-09-2020), article 45, every interested party has the right to submit observations, request for information regarding the compliance status and request for missing information.

The competent Service for accessibility issues is the National Archaeological Museum, which is located at number 44, 28 Oktovriou Street (Patission), P.O. 106 82, Athens, with contact numbers +30 213 214 4800, +30 213 214 4856 and e-mail address


Execution process

The competent directorate of the National Archaeological Museum responds to the interested party in an appropriate manner. In the event of an unsatisfactory answer, the interested party can contact the State Ombudsman (

A continuous effort is made by the National Archaeological Museum to improve and resolve accessibility problems, with regular scans of the website by the axe DevTools® accessibility scanner.

However, despite our will to make all pages and content of fully accessible, some content may not yet be fully adapted to the strictest accessibility standards.

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