One of the great archaeological sites of the world, the Palace of Knossos was built between 2000 and 1250 BCE. It was a political and religious center of the ancient Minoan culture.
Quick Facts on Knossos
- Other names
- 2000-1500 BCE
- Phone number
- Opening hours
- Apr to mid-Oct: daily 8am-8pm.
Mid-Oct to Mar: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm; Sat-Sun 8:30am-3pm
The late part of the day and Sundays are the least crowded.
- €6 adults; €4 students with official ID and EU citizens 65 or over
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