Metro station "Acropolis" - Line 2

“Akropoli” metro station - Line 2

Akropoli metro station (Acropoli) is on Athens Metro Line 2. It opened on 16 November 2000 as part of the Dafni extension, and is the nearest station to the Acropolis Museum and the eastern entrance to the Acropolis of Athens. The station is decorated by huge posters of Melina Merkouri and reproductions of the Elgin Marbles of Parthenon. There are two entrances / exits to the station. One in Makrigianni street and one in Athanasiou Diakou street

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  • Wheelchair boarding is done from the first or the last carriage of the train, which is equipped with a ramp for the gap.
  • The station is fully accessible.
  • It possesses a permanent archaeological exhibition in the first, second and third level.
  • The station provides an adapted toilet which is locked. You have to find a guard or head to the station master’s office or the info desk to ask them to open the toilet for you.