Local nameΜυκήνες

Mycenae is an archaeological site near Mykines in Argolis, north-eastern Peloponnese, Greece. It is located about 120 kilometres south-west of Athens; 11 kilometres north of Argos; and 48 kilometres south of Corinth. The site is 19 kilometres inland from the Saronic Gulf and built upon a hill rising 900 feet above sea level.In the second millennium BC, Mycenae was one of the major centres of Greek civilization, a military stronghold which dominated much of southern Greece, Crete, the Cyclades and parts of southwest Anatolia.

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4-Day Classical Greece Tour: Epidaurus, Mycenae, Olympia, Delphi, Meteora from 601 USD
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Opening hours

Nov - Feb: 8 am - 3 pm
Mar: 8 am - 5pm
Apr: 8 am - 7 pm
May - Aug: 8 am - 8 pm
Sep: 8 am - 7 pm
Oct: 8 am - 6 pm

Closed on: Jan 1, Mar 25, May 1, Easter Sun, Dec 25 and 26

Opening hours may differ due to holidays, please, refer to the official website for detailed information.


Full: €12
Reduced: €6

Free admission on: Mar 6, Apr 18, May 18, the last weekend of Sep, every first Sun from Nov to Mar, Oct 28

More information and contact


Official website

UNESCO website


Phone +30 27 51 07 65 85

Address Mycenae, Τ.Κ. 21 200, Mykines, Greece

Coordinates 37°43'48.224" N 22°45'21.615" E

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