Free Admission to Museums in Greece

On May 18, museums in Greece will be free of charge to visitors, in observance of International Museum Day.

Greece is home to hundreds of the finest museums in Europe, and is an epicenter of culture. These famous museums hold masterpieces from ancient Greek civilization and works of art that are enjoyed by locals and tourists alike.

International Museum Day is an opportunity to visit new museums, and perfect for budget travelers.

Athens University Museum

Athens War Museum

Benaki Museum

Bernier-Eliadis Gallery Museum

Byzantine and Christian Museum

Design Museum of the 20th Century

Electric Railways Museum of Piraeus

Eleutheros Venizelos Historical Museum

Frissiras Museum

Goulandris Museum of Cycladic Art

Goulandris Natural History Museum

Gounaropoulos Museum

Hellenic Children’s Museum

Hellenic Maritime Museum

Herakleidon Art Museum

History of Greek Costume

Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum

Jewish Museum of Greece

Municipal Art Gallery of Piraeus

Museum of Anthropology, University of Athens

Museum of Children’s Art

Museum of the City of Athens

Museum of Paleontology and Geology, University of Athens

Museum of Popular Music Instruments

Museum of Telecommunications

National Archaeological Museum of Athens

National Museum of Contemporary Art

New Acropolis Museum

Numismatic Museum

Postal and Philatelic Museum

Railway Museum of Athens

Spathario Museum

Spetses Museum

Tactual Museum of Athens

Zoological Museum, University of Athens