Health protection measures at the Acropolis Museum

 

For security reasons, the Museum will operate with a controlled number of visitors, observing all health protection measures.

According to Government regulations (Government Gazette 4674 / 8-10-2021), for your entrance to the Museum you will need to present one of the following documents and a photo ID (identification card or passport):

• Vaccination certificate

• Medical certificate of a COVID19 infection valid up to 6 months

• A negative antigen (rapid) certificate taken no longer than 48 hours

The above requirement applies also to minors aged over 12 years old.

Children from 4 to 11 years old must provide a parental/legal guardian declaration that the child has undertaken a self-test taken no longer than 24 hours. Self-test declaration

During your visit, please make sure to keep in mind the following:

 

  • The use of protective masks is mandatory for all visitors.
     
  • Contactless temperature screening is undertaken at the Museum’s entrance.
     
  • Τhe required distance of 2 meters from others must be maintained at all times.
     
  • Regular hand washing and the use of hand sanitizer are required: hand sanitizer dispensers are available throughout the Museum.
     
  • The use of credit cards is encouraged in all financial transactions in the Museum.

Group visits - guided tours

 

  • Bookings for groups (10 - 20 persons) are made either by telephone at 210 9000903, Monday through Friday, 9 am – 5 pm, or online at [email protected]
     
  • Guided tours of groups of 5 persons or more must be conducted with the use of the Whisper System. Please note that the Museum does not provide this equipment.

School visits

 

  • For the entrance of Junior and Senior High Schools to the Museum, students will need to present a vaccination certificate or a medical certificate of a COVID19 infection valid up to 6 months or a negative antigen (rapid) certificate taken no longer than 48 hours, according to Government regulations (Government Gazette 4206/B/12-9-2021).
     
  • Kindergarten and Elementary/Primary School students must provide a parental/legal guardian declaration that the child has undertaken a self-test taken no longer than 24 hours. Self-test declaration
     
  • Maximum participation for independent school visits is limited to 20 students per school group.
     
  • Maximum participation per Museum’s educational programme is limited to 2 groups of 20 students each. School groups must be accompanied by two teachers or other chaperones.
     
  • The Museum’s educational programmes for Junior and Senior High Schools must be conducted with the use of individual hearing devices (whisper) which are provided by the Museum free of charge.
     
  • The use of protective masks is mandatory for all students.
     
  • Read more about Museum activities for students and teachers.

The following Museum services/facilities will not be provided to visitors for health protection reasons until further notice:

 

  • Family programs
     
  • Audio guide for adults and families
     
  • Family backpacks on loan
     
  • Baby strollers on loan
     
  • Short Guide to the Museum written in Braille
     
  • Reading Lounge on the second floor
     
  • Multimedia center on the second floor
     
  • Kids corner on the second floor
     

[ last update: Wednesday, 13 October, 2021 ]

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