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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Birthday with reduced admission for the 12 years of operation of the Acropolis Museum

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On Sunday, June 20, 2021, the Acropolis Museum closes its 12 years of operation, having gone through its most difficult year, after being closed for more than six months due to the pandemic of Covid-19 disease.
Today the Museum continues its operation renewed and on its birthday will welcome its visitors from 8 in the morning until 8 in the evening with reduced general admission (5 euros). At the same time, it will launch a new thematic presentation entitled "Marathon - Salamina. In the footsteps of myth and history ".
In the presentation the visitors will have the opportunity to discuss with the archaeologists of the Museum about the Persian wars and their importance for the western world, for their protagonists and the role of the gods, for the contribution of the battle of Marathon to the victorious naval battle of Salamis. , for the price paid by the Acropolis and the way Athens transformed it into a creation, as well as for how the great moments of history are captured in the exhibits of the Acropolis Museum.
Πληροφορίες:
Greek: 12 noon, 4 p.m. & 6 p.m.
English: 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Participation: Up to 8 visitors per presentation. Registrations are made the same day at the Information Office. Priority order is observed. The use of a protective mask (not provided by the Museum) and a personal whisper acoustic device (provided by the Museum) is mandatory. Cost of participation: Prerequisite for participation is the issuance of a general admission ticket.
After its birthday (20/6) the Museum will continue to offer the presentation to its visitors every Friday and Sunday.

More information is available on the website www.theacropolismuseum.gr.

Main photo:
Temple of Athena Nike. South frieze. Corner stone a (Acr. 18135 south side)
The theme of the southern frieze of the temple of Athena Nike is probably the victorious battle of the Greeks against the Persians at Marathon in 490 BC, in which the Athenians took the lead. On the south side, a Greek hoplite, on the left, helps one of his comrades, who collapses from being hit by the arrow of a Persian archer depicted on the right, at the other end of the stone. In the center, a Greek with a shield in his left hand chases a Persian horseman, while another Persian is lying on the ground dead.

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