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Acropolis Museum tour

Acropolis Museum
Experiential private tour

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Duration:
2 Hours
Languages:
English, French
or Sign language (upon request)
Location:

Athens tour

Theme:
Culture
Mythology
History

The Acropolis Museum is home to the Acropolis’ findings. It is a must-visit for anyone who wishes to truly understand the magnificence of the ancient Temple of Athena, the Parthenon. During this Acropolis Museum tour, you will travel back in time and become an ancient Athenian family for a day. The Acropolis Museum becomes your home, your battlefield, your workplace, the stage on which your everyday life and customs unravel.

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HIGHLIGHTS WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT PRACTICAL INFO

 

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  • Acropolis Museum tour
  • Acropolis Museum tour
  • Acropolis Museum tour

1. Highlights 

 

  • The insights into the everyday lives of ancient Athenians
  • The awe-inspiring moments of standing next to the gigantic ancient sculptures of the Parthenon
  • The magnificent sculptures and the evolution of the art over the periods
  • The breath-taking view from the top floor of the Acropolis Museum

 

  • “We booked a 2 hour tour of the Acropolis Museum with the guide Sotiris. The tour was excellent, and although we had been to the museum several times before, Sotiris managed to make it a memorable visit by giving life and context to the exhibits. Sotiris was professional and knowledgable, and yet made the tour fun and filled with humor. Booking was easy and quick, we got the time we asked for, and Dimitris who managed the booking was very helpful with practical advice on Athens.”
    - Jordrose, Tel Aviv, Israel (TripAdvisor)
  • "Fantastic tour! Very knowledgeable and engaging guide. He made this tour special for the whole family. I will 100% recommend your services. Thank you!"
    - James, Boston

2. What you can expect

The Acropolis Museum is consistently rated as one of the best museums in the world. It houses every artifact found on the Rock of Acropolis and the surrounding slopes. Built in an inventive way, it successfully conveys how the citizens of ancient Athens once looked upon the Parthenon sculptures. The large glass panes beautifully draw in the ancient and modern parts of the city, making it a truly evocative experience.

 

During this Acropolis Museum tour, we regard the Acropolis Museum as a book with a storyline and we explore the story of “your” ancient Athenian family through life, mythology and religion, through war, marriage and love, little Symposiums and grand public festivals. The collection covers a breadth of six centuries, from the Archaic to the Roman period, but special emphasis is put on the Acropolis of the 5th century BC, an era considered to be the apotheosis of ancient Greece's artistic achievement. The exhibits are brought to life through the lively narration of our expert storyteller, state-licensed guide. This tour offers a deeper understanding of ancient Greek culture and complements perfectly a guided tour on the Acropolis Hill.

3. Practical Info

 

Duration: 2 hours
Language: English, French, Sign language (upon request)
Location: Athens
When:

Daily
(This Acropolis Museum tour is a private tour, so the starting time is flexible)

Price:

Starting from €240

Good to know:
  • This is a private tour
  • Taking photos is permitted only in specific areas of the museum
  • On the 2nd floor of the museum, there is a cozy cafe with a spectacular view of the Acropolis that you can relax and enjoy a meal or a drink before or after the tour
What's included:
  • Services of our amazing storyteller, state-licensed guide
  • All taxes
Not included:
  • Entry fees
    - General admission 15 Euro
    - Reduced admission 10 Euro
  • Any food or drinks during the tour
  • Gratuities (optional)

Note: We can pre-purchase the tickets for you and add them to the cost so that you skip the line at the ticket office.

 

 

Acropolis Museum tour

 

Notes:

The meeting point for this Acropolis Museum tour is the entrance of the Acropolis Museum. Detailed meeting information will be sent to you upon booking.

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