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August 3, 2011

No full moon late night opening at the Acropolis this summer

Posted at 1:28 pm in Acropolis

Unfortunately, unlike other years, due to issues with large numbers of visitors in previous years, the Acropolis will not have a late night full moon opening this August. Many other Archaeological sites in Greece will be open late however.

Kathimerini (English Edition)

Wednesday August 3, 2011
Acropolis closed for full moon night

Officials said on Wednesday that the Acropolis, the most popular ancient monument in the Greek capital, will not open on the night of the August full moon following extensive damage to the site last year.

Fool moon night in August is the only time when archeological sites remain open after sunset.
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