Parthenon Tickets

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Where to buy Parthenon Tickets?

1. BUY PARTHENON TICKETS

To visit the Parthenon temple, you’ll first need to buy an entry ticket for the Acropolis of Athens. You can buy your Acropolis tickets online or at the ticket office on the site. If you decide to purchase your Acropolis and Parthenon ticket at the entrance, be prepared for the long waiting lines.

2. WE RECOMMEND YOU BUY YOUR PARTHENON TICKETS ONLINE

Buying your Acropolis and Parthenon ticket online in advance is more convenient and stress-free. We recommend you purchase your Parthenon Tickets online. That way, you will avoid long waiting lines at the entrance and ticket office in front of the site. By purchasing your Parthenon ticket in advance, you’ll have a priority entry. So, buy your Parthenon skip-the-line ticket online and have a carefree visit! .

HOW DOES PARTHENON SKIP-THE-LINE TICKET WORK?

To uphold a skip-the-line Acropolis ticket, you need to buy your ticket online. Buying an Acropolis and Parthenon skip-the-line ticket is definitely worth it because this type of ticket will let you to save a lot of time and avoid long waiting in lines. With this ticket, you’ll be able to visit the Parthenon temple and other archeological sites on the Acropolis hill. You will have a priority entrance and avoid all of the crowds and waiting queues.

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How to choose the best Parthenon ticket for you

When you visit a famous monument like the Parthenon, choosing the best ticket option can be quite confusing and challenging. That's why we have put together the best Parthenon ticket options available online in one place.

Parthenon Tickets Overview

Check out the best deals for the Acropolis and Parthenon temple tickets!

Ticket Options Adults/Children Buy Online
Parthenon Skip-the-line Ticket Visit: Acropolis € 23 Buy Now
Acropolis Combo Ticket Visit: Athens’ top 7 archaeological museums € 33 Buy Now
Acropolis Museum Ticket Visit: Acropolis Museum € 13 Buy Now
IMPORTANT NOTE!
Visitors that have skip-the-line tickets have to go through security checks as well, like any other visitor, and have their bags scanned before entering the Parthenon. Expect a bit of waiting in the security-check line. But do not fear, this line is much shorter and faster than the ticket counter.

COMBO TICKET - GREAT DEAL

Museums

Free entrance to top 7 archaeological museums in all of Athens

Discounts

Get a discount on individual tickets by buying them in this combo ticket

From € 33

Valid 5 days
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COMBO TICKET

Acropolis Combo Ticket

With tis ticket you'll be able to explore 7 of Athens top archaeological museums with priority access. Some of the museums included are: Ancient Agora, Roman Agora, and the Acropolis.

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Acropolis & Parthenon Tickets

From € 23

Valid 1 day
Audio Tour of the Acropolis
SKIP THE LINE TICKET

Parthenon Skip-the-line Ticket

This pre-booked entry ticket allows you to skip the line when entering the Acropolis Hill. You will also be able to download a self-guided mobile audio tour that will allow you to explore the Acropolis at your own pace.

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From € 13

Valid 1 month
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SKIP THE LINE

Acropolis Museum Ticket

This ticket allows you to skip the long ticket lines while you explore the Acropolis and Acropolis museum at your own pace.



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FAQ - Acropolis and Parthenon Tickets

Are the Parthenon and Acropolis the same thing?

No, they are not the same. The Acropolis of Athens is a high hill, and the Parthenon is an ancient temple located on the Acropolis.

Can you see the Acropolis for free?

You can visit Acropolis for free on certain public holidays and other selected days. But usually need to buy a ticket to visit the Acropolis of Athens and the Parthenon temple.

Can you visit the Parthenon at night?

Unfortunately, it is NOT possible to visit the Parthenon at night because the archeological sites at the Acropolis close at sunset.

How long does it take to see the Acropolis?

It depends on the ticket or tour you purchase. But a usual tour of the Acropolis of Athens takes about one hour and 30 minutes. If you decide to visit multiple museums located on the Acropolis, your visit can last for three or more hours.

How hard is the walk up to the Acropolis?

It is not that hard, but you need to be careful walking up to the Acropolis because the steps tend to be very slippery and lumpy. This is because, over the centuries, the stone warned out. That’s why we recommend you walk carefully up to the Acropolis and wear some comfortable and safe shoes for climbing on such terrains.

What should I wear to the Acropolis?

Wear something comfortable when you go to visit the Acropolis. We recommend wearing casual clothes you’re comfortable with because you’ll be walking and sightseeing. The most important thing to remember is to wear a comfortable pair of hiking shoes because the stone at the Acropolis and around the Parthenon can be very slippery.

Can you buy tickets for the Parthenon online?

Yes! It’s actually highly recommended you buy your Parthenon ticket online to avoid waiting around in long lines at the entrance to the Acropolis.

What time does the Parthenon open?

The Parthenon opens at 8 am and closes at 10 pm. The last entry into the Parthenon temple is at 9:30 pm.

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