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Athens Acropolis & Parthenon Tickets with Optional Audio Guide

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Travel back in time to the very symbol of ancient Western civilization, the Acropolis of Athens. Visit the remains of iconic structures like the Parthenon, the temple of Athena Nike, and the Odeon of Herodes Atticus!


  • Visit the Acropolis and spend time exploring the remains of this ancient citadel.

  • Take picturesque photographs of the Athenian cityscape. Visit the famous temples of the Parthenon, Athena Nike, and Erechtheion.

  • See the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, considered one of the world's best open-air theaters.

  • Begin your venture through the world-famous landmark, learning facts and stories about the Acropolis.

  • Discover the traditional Greek amphitheater of Dionysus and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Parthenon.

  • Upgrade your ticket to include the downloadable mobile audio guide with access to the Acropolis Museum that exhibits findings related to the Acropolis.

  • Fun fact: The temple symbol on UNESCO's logo represents the Parthenon.


  • Tickets to the Acropolis site & Parthenon

  • Audio guide (optional)

  • Access to Acropolis Museum (optional)


  • Headphones

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Ratings & Reviews

22.2K Ratings


Feb, 2024
It's a very straightforward experience. You book the ticket through this website and you get the tickets immediatly. Then you just show them at the gate. Saves time from queuing to buy the ticket. I suggest going at 8 am, not many people.
Natalia Terzolo


Feb, 2024
Punctuality, the site clean and maintained. We are talking about one of the most important monuments in the world. I have nothing more to add
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Burak Demiröz


Feb, 2024
It was an amazing and breathtaking experience. Acropolis was a great and idyllic place.And ticketing with headout was very simple and useful.
Marilena Zoppo


Feb, 2024
On the tickets it said until 8:30 p.m. ... but once in Athens on the stop it said 5 p.m. as the last ride.
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Stephen Young


United Kingdom
Feb, 2024
Purchasing tickets for the Acropolis was very simple. I just chose the date and the time, and used Apple Pay to handel the payment. Picking up my tickets by email on my phone and having them saved and available on my phone was really handy. Turning up at the gate and having the 3D codes scanned was simple!

The Acropolis is a stunning Athenian temple complex located on a rocky outcrop above the city. Stop by the ruins of legendary structures like the Propylaea, the entrance to the ancient temple of Parthenon. Dedicated to Athena, the Parthenon’s main function was to shelter the monumental statue of Athena that was made by Pheidias out of gold and ivory.

Temples in the Acropolis

Wander across the once-sacred halls of Athena Nike and the Erechtheion. The Odeon of Herodes Atticus will leave you in awe. The large amphitheater was built in AD 161 by wealthy Roman Herodes Atticus in memory of his wife Regilla and is still used to this day for blockbuster pop concerts and other events. You have the option to include a mobile audio guide in case you're looking to add a touch of education to your experience. This downloadable app is easy to use: all you have to do is download it before you reach the site, get your own earphones and plug them in to let the app guide you through the site. You'll learn interesting facts and old-time stories about this cherished landmark along the way.

Optional Access to the Acropolis Museum

Upgrade your tickets to enjoy access to the Acropolis Museum, located at the foot of the Acropolis. It is one of the most popular museums in the world with 4 galleries that showcase an extensive collection of Greek treasures unearthed by leading archaeologists. Trace and learn about the different periods of Athens and its Acropolis through all these artefacts in the exhibit. Listening to the multilingual audio guide gives you a deeper insight into the history and importance of all that you see in the museum.


Monday8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Tuesday1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Friday8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Saturday8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Sunday8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Acropolis Museum

Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PMlast entry 4:30 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PMlast entry 4:30 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PMlast entry 4:30 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PMlast entry 4:30 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 10:00 PMlast entry 9:30 PM
Saturday9:00 AM - 8:00 PMlast entry 7:30 PM
Sunday9:00 AM - 8:00 PMlast entry 7:30 PM

Important Information

  • Backpacks and large bags must be left in the cloakroom where they will be disinfected using a steam appliance.

  • The following museum services/facilities will no longer be offered to visitors until further notice: Family backpacks, baby strollers, wheelchairs, Reading Lounge on the second floor, and Parent’s Room on the first floor.

  • Wear comfortable shoes as there is plenty of walking involved.

  • It is recommended to carry sunscreen and a water bottle, especially during the summer.

About Your Audio Guide

  • The mobile audio guide is available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian & Chinese

  • Please note that there is no physical audio guide.

  • Your audio guide redemption code and usage instructions will be emailed to you along with your tickets.

  • Please bring your own earphones for the best audio guide experience.

  • At the Acropolis site, there is no network signal, so please download the audio tour before your visit.

  • Each audio tour stop is geo-located, so to listen to all the information provided, you have to wait for the narration to move forward to the next stop. You can skip stops by choosing the next or by choosing the one you want from the menu (top corner).

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Please display your mobile voucher along with a valid photo ID at the ticket redemption point

  • If you have purchased reduced-price tickets, please carry your valid photo ID proof for verification. Students must show their valid student IDs

Ticket Redemption Point

  • You can redeem the tickets directly at the entrance of the attraction: Acropolis(Athens 105 58, Greece)

Get Directions to the Redemption Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • Closest bus stop is Akropolē, which is a 3-minute walk to the redemption point

  • Bus #230 will bring you here.

By Metro

  • Closest subway station is Acropoli, a 5-minute walk to the redemption point

  • Metro #M2 will bring you here


  • Cell phone signal is generally weak in the monuments area. It is highly recommended to download purchased products before arriving there to enjoy the tour without any interruptions.

  • Please don't wait until you get there to download the audio guide! Activate your phone's GPS to allow access to the location of the Clio Muse app.

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