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Acropolis to close on Thursday-Friday afternoon if temperatures exceed 36 C

Acropolis to close on Thursday-Friday afternoon if temperatures exceed 36 C

The Athens Antiquities Ephorate on Thursday announced that due to the heatwave expected to hit the city on Thursday and Friday, the archaeological site of the Acropolis will close between 13:00 and 17:00 if temperatures in the city exceed 36 degrees Celsius - meaning that temperatures on the Acropolis will feel like more than 40C.

According to the same announcement "those who have bought e-tickets for the specific date and hours should send an e-mail to etickets@tap.gr.»

Source: ana-mpa