National Museum of Contemporary Art Athens



Following the instructions of the Ministry of Health and the administrative decision by the Ministry of Culture & Sports for the protection of the audience from the coronavirus (COVID-19), EMST will remain closed.

For any further information EMST will keep its website and social media updated.

Museum Opening Hours :

TUESDAY – WEDNESDAY –  FRIDAY – SATURDAY – SUNDAY 11:00 a.m. – 07.00 p.m.
 THURSDAY  11:00 a.m. – 10.00 p.m.
Free admission for March in ΕΜΣΤ

The EMST is closed on MONDAYS and 1st of January, 6th of January, 25th of March, 1st of May, Orthodox Easter Sunday, 15th of August, 28th of October, 25th – 26th of December.

1. Young people between 13- 18 years old
2. Students of Universities
3. Group of visitors of 10 or more people
4. Visitors 65 years of age and over
Free entrance is valid for the following categories of visitors by showing the current identity, professional license, or other official document corresponding:
1. Members of the Greek Parliament
2. Official guests of the Greek State
3. Children 12 years of age and under
4. Visitors with disabilities and the person accompanying them
5. Groups of pupils or groups of students of universities and technological Educational Institutions and the accompanying teachers and professors
6. Greek citizens performing their military service
7. Employees of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture with current working identification card
8. Culture Card holders until expire date
9. Members of:
• International Council of Museums (I.C.O.M.),
• International Council of Monuments and Sites (I.C.O.M.O.S.),
• United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (U.N.E.S.C.O.),
• International Association of Art Critics (A.I.C.A.),
• International Committee of Museums and Collections of Modern Art (C.I.M.A.M.)
11. Members of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece (E.E.T.E.).
12. Members of the Society of Greek Art Historians (Ε.Ε.Ι.Τ.).
13. Students and professors of the Higher Education Art Schools.
14. Tour Guides with professional license.
15. Members of the Greek Federation of Secondary Education State School Teachers (ΟΛΜΕ).
16. Journalists with professional license.
17. Greek unemployed citizens, with identification card and current unemployment card.

Tickets are available for sale, temporarily only at the Museum’s Ticket Desk.

Access to the Museum

National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (EMST) is located in Kallirrois Avenue & Amvr. Frantzi Str, former Fix factory. Access for people with reduced mobility is from the entrance on Syngrou Avenue.

Office Hours

Monday to Friday 9.00a.m. to 5.00p.m.

Location Map