I’ve always been hesitant to publish something as rapidly changing as opening hours for pretty much anything in Greece.. but since it is an often asked question and I happen to have current information … current at the moment I’m writing that is! I thought I’d share what I’ve found …

Opening hours as of May 2013

The Acropolis Archaeological Site hours (not the museum!)


Monday through Friday 8:00 AM until 7:00 PM

Saturday and Sunday and Holidays 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM


Acropolis Museum hours


Tuesday thru Sunday 8:00 AM until 8:00 PM

The cafe & restaurant stays open until 10:00 PM on Fridays

Closed on Mondays


Ancient Agora hours


Daily from 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM


Temple of Olympian Zeus


Monday-Sunday: 08.00-15.00