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Acropolis Museum: Skip-the-Line, E-ticket and Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    2 hours approx.

  • Start time

    1 November to 31 March

    Monday to Thursday: 9am to 5pm (last admission: 4:30pm)

    Friday: 9am to 10pm (last admission: 9:30pm)

    Saturday and Sunday: 9am to 8pm (last admission: 7:30pm)

    1 April – 31 October

    Monday: 8am to 4pm (last admission: 3:30pm)

    Tuesday to Sunday: 8am to 8pm (last admission: 7:30pm)

    Frida: 8am to 10pm (last admission: 9:30pm)

  • Meeting Point

    Meet at Museum’s entrance - The Acropolis Museum, Dionysiou Areopagitou 15, Athina

  • Ending Point

    Same as start point

Key Highlights

  • Prebook your Acropolis Museum ticket and enjoy faster entry with your e-ticket
  • Visit the archaeological site at your own pace
  • Get insights and listen to fascinating stories with the help of an audio tour
  • Avoid roaming charges with downloadable offline content and an interactive map
  • Receive your e-ticket and audio guide details on your smartphone
  • Covers Gallery of the Slopes of the Acropolis, Archaic collection, Parthenon’s frieze, Athena Nike’s temple atrium, and more!

Overview

Enjoy at your own pace the dazzling Acropolis Museum with a pre-booked e-ticket combined with a self-guided audio tour on your smartphone. Download the digital self-guided audio tour on your smartphone and travel back in time to experience the glory of Classical Athens. Listening to a brilliantly tied narrative, you’ll experience the architectural wonders of the Golden Age of Athens and admire some of the finest examples of ancient Greek art.

As you enter the museum, you’ll admire the impressive glass floor showcasing ruins of an ancient settlement buried below and gear yourself up for the first gallery, where you’ll get an insider’s view of everyday life in ancient Athens. You’ll discover bygone wedding customs and ancient surgery practices as you gradually ascend to the next floor, where the exhibits will guide you through the riveting journey of the city’s transition to democracy. Weaving around monsters, heroes, gods and iconic representations of the human body, you’ll follow the evolution of ancient art. Continuing to the third floor, you’ll get straight into the heart of the Parthenon and see the narrative of the Panathenaic Procession, pieced together on the frieze of the temple. Engrossing tales from Greek Mythology depicted on the metopes and pediments of the temple, such as the birth of goddess Athena and the battle of the Centaurs, will fire up your imagination.

Finally, your tour ends with the culminating age of Greek style, the classical period, and some of the most famed artworks of Ancient Athens, including the iconic Caryatids, the curvaceous maidens who have witnessed the turbulent 2.500-year story of the Acropolis and are waiting to share it with you.

About the Supplier: With a unique storytelling concept, Clio Muse Tours develop impactful self-guided audio tours. They have curated over 130 tours for exhibitions, city walks and cultural events in Greece, Italy, Austria and the US, and have partnered with important museums, major cultural institutions and licensed tourist guides to educate and entertain people about the cultural gems in the world. 

Inclusions

  • Entrance fee/ adult ticket for the Acropolis Museum
  • Pre-booked ticket service (e-ticket sent to your email)
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone (Android & iOS) in English
  • Offline content with an offline interactive map to avoid roaming charges

Exclusions

  • Live Guide
  • Smartphone or headphones
  • App not compatible with Windows phones
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Please note

Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!). Skip the line and proceed directly to the expedited line to get your ticket scanned.

This is a combination of an e-ticket & a downloadable self-guided audio tour for your smartphone

 No live guide will accompany you. No VR / AR is included

After booking, you will receive an email with further instructions for your tickets and the audio tour. Please check your email spam folder as well.

An Android or iOS smartphone is required. 

The audio tour is not compatible with Windows Phones, iPhone 5/5C or older, iPod Touch 5th generation or older, iPad 4th generation or older, iPad Mini 1st generation

Please ensure you have enough storage space (100-150 MB) 

Keep in mind that internet access might be unavailable & mobile signal may be weak. So please download the e-ticket and audio tour on your smartphone prior to your visit in order to enjoy it offline

The audio tour can be used anytime, online or offline. It is necessary to bring along your own headphones in order to enjoy the audio-tour

Please note that upon arrival, visitors go through a security check. To avoid delays, you are asked to avoid carrying large bags and luggage

Mandatory Items: Headphones, Charged Smartphone

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