Ancient Thira Museum Information


Full price: €2, Reduced: €1


Free admission days

  • March 6 – in memory of Melina Mercouri
  • June 5 – World Environment Day
  • April 18 – International Day for Monuments
  • May 18 – International Museum Day
  • The last weekend of every September (European Heritage Days)
  • September 27, World Tourism Day
  • The National Holidays

Persons entitled to reduced admission

  • Free pass card holders
  • Escorting parents in educational visits of the schools of primary education.
  • Escorting teachers to school visits and institutions of primary, secondary and of tertiary education.

Persons entitled to free entrance

  • Journalists by demonstrating their journalistic identity
  • Greek citizens and citizens of other Member – EU Members over 65, by showing identity card or passport.
  • Holders of special membership card of the International Council of Museums (ICOM) and the International Council of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) to demonstrate this.
  • Members Companies and Associations of Friends of Museums and Archaeological Sites in Greece by demonstrating a certified membership card
  • Young people up to 18 years on presentation of identity card or passport to confirm the age
  • ΞGuides by showing proof of identity of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
  • The official guests of the Greek State, after approval of the Director General of Antiquities and Heritage.
  • Escorts accompanying blind and disabled people
  • Officials of the Fund of Archaeological Receipts (TAPA), on production of their identity
  • Officials of Credit Management Fund for Archaeological Projects (TDPEAE) by showing their identity
  • Officials of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, by showing their identity
  • Students of Higher Educational Institutions and Schools of rates outside the EU countries by showing their student ID.
  • Students and students of higher educational institutions, the Technological Educational Institutes or equivalent faculty of Member – States of the European Union and the Schools Guides by showing their student ID.


Working Hours

Summer (April 1 to October 31)
Tuesday-Sunday: 08:00-15:00
Monday: closed


Official Unit: Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities

Gonia Episkopi, Thira, Kamari (Cyclades)
Phone : 22860 23217, 210-33.10.280, 33.10.966
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