Acropolis Museum Discovery Tour

Are you ready for an adventure in the Ancient World?

Duration

2 hours

When

Tue-Sun: 2.30 pm, Mon: 2pm

Languages

english, french

Price

€39per person

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Explore the Acropolis Museum through the lives of ancient Athenians by decoding the objects of everyday life they left behind, revealing the secrets of their great long-vanished city. With this one-of-a-kind visit of the Acropolis Museum, you'll delve into their past and uncover stories from Classical Athens that are still relevant today!

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Highlights

  • Visit the Acropolis Museum, one of the world's ten best museums (National Geographic's The Ten Best Everything)
  • Admire the most important exhibits of the Acropolis Museum you just can't miss -hand-picked among the 4,000 items on display
  • Original, fun activities − an educational experience that's also entertaining
  • Important insights into the lives of ancient Greeks and how they link to the present
  • An interactive museum tour like no other tour you’ve done before

What you can expect

The Acropolis Museum is one of the world's most important museums, hosting a vast collection of beautiful objects from thousands of years ago, world-famous for its dozens of stunning ancient Greek statues, like the celebrated Acropolis Caryatids, and of course the most famous exhibit of all: the Parthenon Marbles.

On this tour of the Acropolis Museum, you'll discover that it's also home to two Athenians from the Golden Age of antiquity, whose everyday lives you'll explore as you move through the exhibits. Their personal stories are hidden in the things they left behind, the artifacts that we encounter at the Acropolis Museum today. Through a series of fun hands-on games and activities, led by our expert guide, you will really discover what life in ancient Athens was like and see the similarities - if any - with life nowadays.

As you put the pieces together and complete the fun activities in the Acropolis Museum, you'll learn a lot about ancient Greek history and culture. When you've finished this Acropolis Museum adventure, you'll know what made ancient Athens so special, and you'll understand, too, the modern relevance of its crowning glory, the Acropolis.

Practical info

Duration
2 hours
Walking pace
Easy
Languages
english, french
When
Tue-Sun: 2.30 pm, Mon: 2pm
Group size
Up to 12 people

Prices

  • Adult: 39€
  • Children under 6: Free
  • Children 6-11: 20 €
  • Children 12-17: 31 €

What's included

  • Licensed English speaking guide
  • Customized illustrated Acropolis post card

Not included

  • Entry Fees
  • Food or drinks

Notes

  • Your meeting point is Acropolis museum. Detailed instructions will be sent to you upon booking.
  • Tour not operating on January 1st, March 25th, May 1st, December 25th & 26th, Easter Sunday.
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A brand new and exciting way to explore ancient Greek history!

Acropolis Museum Discovery Tour
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Awards & Accolades

Testimonials

"We went on the LGBT Nightlife Tour and it was incredible! It is always a struggle to find the real LGBT hot spots in a new place and this tour helped us do exactly that. Marlene was incredible."

Jessica G

"It was fantastic. We had 2 guides, Andreas with a lot of love and dedication made the tour unforgettable. Penny (guide in Delphi site) was not only guiding us with interesting information, she also asked the big questions, so it felt like a philosophy-class. Thank you for that! Our We also went to a little village and met the tanners, an old profession that almost died out. Good work Alternative Athens!"

Astrid - TripAdvisor

"We had an incredible day in Athens. This ended up being the best day of our 2.5 week vacation across Rome, the Greek Islands, Naples, and Sicily. I'm really impressed with this company and have already recommended them to all of my friends and family."

kathyinil – Illinois