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Heraklion Archaelogical Museum Entry Ticket

Rated 4.2 out of 5.0 from 17 reviews.
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Spend a productive day at the Heraklion Archaeological Museum in Greece with skip-the-line tickets and learn about Cretan history as you explore the artifacts and exhibitions.


  • Save on time with skip-the-line tickets before delving into a world of artifacts, history and precious Minoan art at the Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

  • Explore exhibits like the “Snake Goddess”, the Phaistos Disk, Mino’s ring, and more.

  • Discover age old frescos from the Minoan period that are preserved at the museum.

  • Travel back in time to learn about the history and prehistory of Crete through the period rooms.

  • Pay close attention to the sculptures, bronze work, pottery, and other artifacts as they reveal details of a civilization that existed 5000 years ago.


  • Skip-the-line entry tickets to to Heraklion Archaeological Museum


  • Hotel transfer

  • Personal expenses

cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

ratings & reviews

17 Ratings
Teodorescu Cristina


Sep, 2022
Perfect presentation, inspired and interesting texts, splendid objects, different shapes, wonderful colors, for clay and stone. Wonderful. Thank you.

Take a cultural odyssey to the island of Crete, and discover the world's most astounding collection of Minoan treasures at one of Europe's most significant museums – the Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

Experience the museum at your own pace with a skip-the-line e-ticket at your e-mail and travel back in time to explore the masterpieces of Minoan art and representative artifacts from all periods of Cretan prehistory and history, covering a chronological span of over 5,500 years.

Inside, you'll be met with majestic frescoes, meticulously recreated period rooms, beautiful sculptures, pottery, bronze work, and countless other authentic artifacts from the Minoan civilization of ancient Crete.

The Heraklion Archaeological Museum is a beguiling mix of old and new, a chic modern museum housing some of the rarest and most precious remnants of Greek antiquity.

Important Information

  • The museum is wheelchair accessible.


Nov 1 2022- Nov 30 2022

  • Mon, Wed, and Sun: 8am- 5pm

  • Tue: 10am- 5pm

Dec 1 2022- Mar 31 2023

  • Mon, Wed, and Sun: 8:30am- 3:30pm

  • Tue: 10am- 5pm

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the attraction.

  • Please arrive at the attraction 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Ticket Redemption Point

  • Show your ticket at Heraklion Archaelogical Museum.

  • Address: Stefanou Xanthoudidou 1, Iraklio 712 02, Greece.

  • Landmark: Joint Venture J & P - Avax S.A. - Ekter S.A - Embedos S.A..

Get Directions to the Redemption Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is Heraklion - Bus Station. It is a quick 8-minute walk to the attraction.

  • Board buses Heraklion-rethymno to get you there.


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