The American School of Classical Studies at Athens

Agora News & Events

  • New Publication! The Historical Greek Village (Lerna VIII)
    The American School of Classical Studies at Athens is pleased to announce the publication of The Historical Greek Village (Lerna VIII) by Brice L. Erickson.
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  • “Triumph Over Time” in Ano Koufonisi
    "Τriumph Over Time," a film about Greece produced in 1947 by the American School, will be played during the summer on the island of Ano Koufonissi, at the old δημοτικό σχολείο, which has been renovated to house the island's antiquities collection. The event is part of Constellations in the Dirt (Αστερισμοί στο Χώμα) organized by NEON and the Ephorate of Antiquities of Cyclades
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Visiting the Site and Museum

The site, the Stoa of Attalos and the finds from the excavations are the property of the Greek State, and are administered by the 1st Ephoreia of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities of the Greek Archaeological Service. Although the excavation offices are not open to the public, choice objects from all periods of the history of the site are on display in a museum on the ground floor of the Stoa. Displays include important remains of Bronze and Iron age burials from the earlier periods, and objects from Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine times representing the post-classical Agora.


Opening Hours
Winter: Daily from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Summer (April 1-October 31) 8 a.m.-7.30 p.m.
Further information can be found at the Greek Ministry of Culture website.