Frequently Asked Questions
You can visit us every day!
Monday to Thursday from 10:00 to 20:00
Friday to Saturday from 10:00 to 21:00.
The entrance fee per ticket type is as follows:
Adults & Children:
• Adults and children (2-18 years old) for 1 zone: €7.5 / person
• Adults and children (2-18 years old) for 3 zones (Science, Adventure, Oceans): €18 / person
• Children (under 2 years old): FREE
Family Tickets (2 adults + 2 children):
• Family ticket for 1 zone: €25(Additional visitors: €6 / person)
• Family ticket for 3 areas (Science, Adventure, Oceans): €60 (Additional visitors: €14.5 / person)
**The above prices also apply to families with 3 children, by showing the relevant card.
By showing us your unemployment card, you will be eligible for a discount.
• Adults and children (2-18 years old) for 1 zone: €6 / person
• Adults and children (2-18 years old) for 3 zones (Science, Adventure, Oceans): €14.5 / person
• Children (under 2 years old): FREE
Children under 5 years old can enjoy creative play, supervised by an adult accompanying them,
in XPLORE Play, a specially designed soft play area.
The entrance fee to XPLORE Play is €7.5/child. Free admission for parents/adult supervisors!
Spend a wonderful day with your children in a safe environment full of colorful interactive
games, a climbing net, a large soft play pool and the most creative and exciting building zone!
Take a break and relax at a very kids-friendly coffee shop of XPLORE Play!
Start Xploring today!
You can easily and quickly buy you XPLORE tickets online: here
Book your XPLORE tickets online and:
- select the date and time of your visit
- choose the XPLORE zone you wish to visit
- print your tickets or save the QR Code, so that you can enter the XPLORE and XPLORE Play areas without delays and avoid long queues.
For each online ticket booking for the unique XPLORE experience, you get a 10% discount on the initial price!
You may buy a Golden Hall gift card at the Information Office (ground floor) with values of €20, €30 and €50. Golden Hall gift cards can also be redeemed at the XPLORE Entertainment Center.
Each Golden Hall gift card can only be redeemed in one store (i.e. either XPLORE or XPLORE Play). When redeemed, it is not possible to give change, thus the value of each gift card must be either fully covered or exceeded during the purchase. Gift cards do not have an expiry date; they are anonymous and can be used at any time by any holder.
For more information regarding Golden Hall gift cards, please contact the Information Office by tel.: 210 6803450 and/or e-mail: [email protected].
The XPLORE Entertainment and Educational center is located on the 1st floor of the Golden Hall Shopping Center (37A Kifisias Avenue, Maroussi 151 22)
A. By car
From downtown Athens:
Heading north on Kifisias Avenue, turn right at the exit towards the Olympic Stadium, follow Spyrou Louis Avenue, turn right at the first underground intersection onto Pittara Street and drive towards the Golden Hall parking lot (entrance A).
Heading south on Kifisias Avenue, turn right at the exit towards the Olympic Stadium, follow Spyrou Louis Avenue, turn right at the first underground intersection onto Pittara Street and drive towards the Golden Hall parking lot (entrance A).
From Attiki Odos (to Elefsina):
Take the 11th exit – (Kifisias Avenue), turn right onto Artemidos Street, then left onto Pittara Street and drive towards the Golden Hall parking lot (entrance A).
From Attiki Odos (to Markopoulo / Airport):
Take the 10th exit – (Kymis Avenue), turn left onto Neratziotissis Street and then onto Artemidos Street; finally turn right onto Pittara Street and drive towards the Golden Hall parking lot (entrance A).
From Kymis / Veikou Avenue:
Follow Kymis Avenue, turn right onto Neratziotissis Street, right onto Artemidos Street, ant take another right turn onto Pittara Street and drive towards the Golden Hall parking lot (entrance A).
*** Parking Entrance A to Golden Hall leads you directly to the gray parking area, where you have direct access on the level, XPLORE is located (1st floor) via elevators.
B. Access by public transport:
Stop: Olympic Stadium - Kifisias Avenue (northbound)
Buses: A7, E14, X14, 550
Pedestrians have easy access to Golden Hall through the underground passage near the bus stop.
Bus stop: Exhibition Center (Helexpo) - Kifisias Avenue (southbound).
Buses: A7, E14, X14, 550
Bus stop top: Pittara Street
Maroussi Municipal Transport:
Stop: Entrance of ISAP Neratziotissa Station to Golden Hall (Sp. Louis)
Itineraries: https: // Golden Hall.gr/images/GH_Shuttle_Bus.pdf (HYPERLINK)
Monday - Friday: 08:45-21:50
XPLORE is an indoor family edutainment center ideal for all children from 5 to 12 years old, while XPLORE Play is addressed to younger children (ages under 5 years old).
All XPLORE thematic zones offer a unique edutainment for all family members and differ in terms of activities
• XPLORE Science Zone: Play more. Learn more. In this zone children can learn how our body works, how energy is produced; get a grasp of engineering, play with water and many more, through a series of interactive exhibits and activities. At this zone, STEAM learning encourages and cultivates children’s critical thinking, in a fun and safe family environment!
• XPLORE Adventure Zone Boosts children’s imagination and experience into the next level! Get a closer look at the most impressive dinosaurs, enter the castle and walk mindfully through the labyrinth to find the exit, and enter a real TV studio and see how a news broadcast is made!
• XPLORE Oceans is the first aquarium in Athens that will impress everyone and all family members.
At XPLORE OCEANS you will be drawn by the vibrant colors of the fishes and learn about the wide variety of marine species such as seahorses, sharks and skates.
Discover over 2,000 fish of 140 different species in 19 large water tanks in the XPLORE Oceans zone!
In the XPLORE Science zone, οur staff is awaiting for you to share with you the knowledge about every exhibit and its scientific significance, and make the entire XPLORE experience memorable for our young visitors and their families!
During school visits, XPLORE staff has a guidance role in all zones (Science, Adventure, and Oceans), helping children in learning and understanding through playing and exploring our world!
Please be aware when visiting XPLORE, children should always be accompanied by their legal guardian or accompanied by an adult authorized by their legal guardian. The adult is responsible for the supervision of accompanied child/children and should comply with the Rules and Regulations of XPLORE.
Children aged 6 and upwards can enjoy the kart driving experience without being accompanied by an adult. Younger children (under 6 years old), is best to be accompanied by an adult.
Children under 5 years old, can enjoy creative play, supervised by an adult accompanying them, in XPLORE Play a especially designed soft play area.
Spend a wonderful day with your children in a safe environment fill of colorful interactive games, a climbing net, a large soft play pool and the exciting and inspiring building zone!
Start Xploring today!
XPLORE Café, is ideal for adults to relax and enjoy their coffee or drink, as well as taste delicious snacks and deserts during their visit!
Please be aware that children should be accompanied in all areas of XPLORE.
The first aquarium in Athens is a fact and you can discover it at XPLORE Oceans!
“Dive into” XPLORE Oceans and start an exciting experiential journey to the wonderful and mysterious underwater world, full of unique animals and plants.
Designed for all family members.
Prepare to be seduced, by the wide variety of marine creatures and fishes such as seahorses, sharks and skates. Discover 2.000 fish from 140 different species in 19 tanks in the XPLORE Oceans zone.
XPLORE aims to be fully inclusive and we welcome all visitors. All zones / facilities are fully accessible for any children or visitor who has special needs such as mobility difficulties or other disabilities (e.g. autism), accompanied by their parent or adult.
Our specially designed baby changing facilities are easily located on the ground floor, next to the restrooms, for your convenience. The XPLORE Baby Room is fully equipped so that you can take care of your baby in comfort.
The XPLORE does not have a specially designed breastfeeding space, but the Baby Room is equipped with a baby chair that you can use to that effect.
If an item has been found or handed in it will be passed to the ticket offices located at the entrances of XPLORE and XPLORE Play (1st floor - Golden Hall) for secure storage for a short period of time.
Please note that under the XPLORE Rules of Procedure, it is prohibited to store money, valuables, as well as flammable and hazardous materials and liquids in the temporary storage facilities (lockers) on level 0.
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Please note that the management of XPLORE and XPLORE Play does not accept CVs submissions. Please upload your CV on the platform at the following link http://cv.lamdadev.com/
Any personal data provided to us through this platform will be deleted within 30 days of being posted.
Please note that you also have the option to request for an immediate removal of your personal data. To do so, please use the contact details mentioned in the above personal data protection policy.
Our air-conditioning units in XPLORE have been set to function with 100% moist air inlet, without recirculation, in compliance with the directions issued by the Civil Protection. Moreover, there are hand disinfection devices available in all XPLORE spaces and we offer single-use gloves to our visitors, if they so wish it. To ensure everyone's protection, we take the personnel’s temperature on a daily basis, clean all spaces with strong disinfectants and constantly disinfect the WCs (every 15 minutes). All cleaning procedures are certified, and social distancing is constantly checked at all thematic zones entrances and cashier desks. The use of lifts is only allowed for people with special needs and visitors belonging to vulnerable groups, as well as for wheelchairs-strollers together with companions. Signs with the safety measures have been installed in all spaces, and the use of a mask is obligatory inside XPLORE.
The opening hours will be as follows.
Monday-Thursday 10:00 – 20:00 and Friday-Saturday 10:00 – 21:00.
The use of a mask is obligatory for customers of XPLORE and XPLORE Play, it is obligatory for the personnel as well.
Single-use gloves are available on both XPLORE levels, as well as at XPLORE Play. Moreover, there are hand disinfection devices available in many XPLORE areas of XPLORE and XPLORE Play for our visitors.
The air-conditioning units in XPLORE have been set to function with 100% moist air inlet, without recirculation, in order to create a pleasant and safe atmosphere in all areas.
WCs are disinfected every 15 minutes, applying certified cleaning procedures in order to protect both employees and visitors.
Both Cafés will be available to our visitors upon reopening.
The use of a mask is obligatory for customers or children and personnel of XPLORE and XPLORE Play. Moreover, there are hand disinfection devices and single-use gloves available on both XPLORE levels, as well as at XPLORE Play.
In such a case, the competent authorities will be immediately informed and we will strictly follow the National Public Health Organization's instructions.