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Half a million people visit New Acropolis Museum in first two months of opening

The amount of people visiting the New Acropolis Museum in its first month of opening [1] has continued for its second month, giving a total of half a million visitors in the first two months.

From:
Kathimerini (English Edition) [2]

Friday August 28, 2009
In Brief
ACROPOLIS MUSEUM

Over 500,000 people visited new building in last two months

More than half a million people have visited the Acropolis Museum since it opened to the public just over two months ago, the museum’s management said yesterday. More specifically, a total of 523,540 visitors have viewed the museum’s exhibits since June 20. Of these, 60 percent are foreign visitors, museum officials said. During the same two-month period, 409,000 hits by different users from 180 countries were recorded by the museum’s website, http://www.theacropolismuseum.gr.