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Opening hours

Winter Opening Hours | 30.10.2023 -  31.03.2024
Monday - Friday: 09:00΄ - 15:30΄
Saturday: 10:00΄ - 16:00΄
Sunday-Public Holidays: Closed


Summer Opening Hours | 01.04.2024 - 27.10.2024
Monday - Sunday: 09:00΄ - 17:00΄
Public Holidays: Closed



Access to the HMC Café and Shop is free during Museum opening hours.


Admission (Winter Opening Hours)

Adults: € 5,00

Concessions [Pupils and students (on production of ID), Senior citizens]: € 3,00

Children 12 and under: Admission free 


Audio Guide facility is available. Explore the HMC on your own, guided by the Museum’s experts.

Closed on the following public holidays:

January 1st, January 6th (Theophany), Orthodox Pure Monday, March 25th, Orthodox Easter Sunday, Orthodox Easter Monday, May 1st, November 11th (Heraklion Patron Saint Day), December 25th, December 26th