Acropolis Site Closed on Sunday Morning

The archeological site will close for two and a half hours on Sunday morning, visitors beware.

Those planning to go sightseeing in Athens this weekend should note that the Acropolis archaeological site is to be closed between the hours of 08:00 and 10:30 in the morning on Sunday, 19/10.

The reason is for security during a visit by high-ranking foreign officials, the Culture Ministry has announced. No more information was immediately available.

Prepare yourself for your visit to the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum by reading our articles about them here, or, since the weather is to be hot, make another plan for Sunday morning; find our recommended Sunday stops on the Athenian riviera here.

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