FULL DESCRIPTION (2. A child grows up in ancient Athens (pre-visit program) – combined with Acropolis and Ancient Agora of Athens and Museum guided visits)

09:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.: Pre-visit interactive educational program

The figure of a boy that lived in ancient Athens comes alive… Through a performance - dramatised narrative, enrichened with rich support resources, inspriring drama games, representations and other educational games and engaging activities led by experienced theatrical educators and professional pedagogues, the students will “touch” their distant friend and spot differences and similarities to their own reality.  

Following this meaningful connection to the past, the students are better prepared for their visit to the Acropolis and the Ancient Αgora of Athens.  


‘Kinitiras Studio’, 22 Erectheiou St., 5-minute walk from the entrance of the Acropolis, or other suitable place for school groups in the neighbourhood of Acropolis according to availability on the day of the program

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.: Free time

At 11:00 a.m. the students will have 30 minutes of free time to get a snack or a drink at the Acropolis canteen before you start the Acropolis guided visit. You will also be advised by your program guide.  

11:30 a.m. - 13:00 p.m.: Acropolis guided visit

After the pre-visit program, our representative will walk with you to the Acropolis, 5- minute walking, for a guided visit to all major sites on the Acropolis Rock led by highly qualified licensed guides-archeologists specialized in school groups.  

13:00 p.m.- 14:00 p.m.: Free time

After the Acropolis guided visit, the students will have 1 hour of free time to get a light lunch either at the Acropolis’ canteen or on the way to the Αncient Agora at the historic Plaka neighbourhood. You will also be advised by your program guide.  

14:00 p.m. - 15:30 p.m.: Ancient Agora of Athens and museum guided visit

After the light lunch, your guide will walk with you 20- minute walking, for an exciting guided visit in the Ancient Agora and museum, led by licenced guides-archaeologists and customized to the needs of the school group.

The program ends at the Ancient Agora of Athens at 15:30 p.m. 


Total duration: Starts at 9:30 a.m. and lasts roughly 6 hours (including walking and breaks for snack and light lunch)

Age Range:  9-18 years old

Language(s): English, French, Greek

Number of Students: min 25 students - max 55 students per day
(If your group is over 55 students, you must register for a second program on another day)

Days: only available on Fridays

Running period: From October 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018


On the day of the visit, at 09:15 a.m., our program representative will pick up your school group from the Acropolis Museum main entrance, located on 15 Dionysiou Areopagitou St., at the beginning of the pedestrian walkway that takes you from Hadrian’s Arch to the Acropolis.   


Students: 38 euros each
Teachers/ Additional adults: 38 euros each
For every 15 paying students on your school group program, a supervisory teacher can accompany at no extra cost (Four free teacher places for 50-55 students)
(A group is considered a minimum of 25 students or more)

Entrance fees to the pre-visit educational program
A program representative to accompany
English or French-speaking professional pedagogues and theatrical educators
Materials for all games and activities
Local English or French-speaking licensed guides - archaeologists
Οne free teacher place for every fifteen students (Four free teacher places for 50-55 students)

Entrance tickets to the archaeological sites and museums (For more information on Entrance Fees, click here)
Food and drinks
All personal expenses
Sightseeing and services other than those mentioned

Please note
For Acropolis hill, comfortable walking shoes, sun glasses and hat are recommended. 
Water important: Each student should have 50 cents or 1 or 2 euros for the water vending machines at the entrance of the Acropolis.
Our programs take place in all weather.