Visiting Hours

Wednesday – Monday: 8:30 – 15:30

Tuesday: closed

For security reasons, the last visitors may enter 20 min. before the museum closes.


1st January: closed

25th March: closed

Good Friday: 12:00 – 17:00

Easter: closed

1st May: closed

25th – 26th December: closed



The Kapodistrias Barracks lie at the centre of Argos, a few metres west of the central square of St Peter and the Archaeological Museum of Argos.

Argos is accessible by bus from Athens and Nauplio. See the schedules in

The museum is fully accessible to visitors with disabilities (ramps, elevator).

For visually impaired visitors there are information labels in Braille, as well as a museum guide in Braille.



Main ticket: 4 euros

Reduced ticket: 2 euros

Single ticket for archaeοlogical sites and museums of Argolis: 20 euros

This single ticket includes the following 6 archaeοlogical destinations:

  • Archaeοlogical site and Museum of Mycenae
  • Byzantine Museum of Argolis
  • Mycenaean Citadel of Tiryns
  • Archaeological Museum of Nauplio
  • Palamidi Fortress
  • Archaeοlogical Site of Asine

Validity of the single discount ticket: 3 days


Free entrance:

– On the 6th of March (Memory of Melina Merkouri)

– On the 18th of April (International Day of Monuments)

– On the 18th of May (International Day of Museums)

– Last weekend of September on each year (Weekend of European Days of Cultural Heritage)

– On the National holiday of the 28th of October

– Every first Sunday of the month from the 1st November until the 31st of March