Open Air Cinemas In Athens

  • by XpatAthens
  • Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Open Air Cinemas In Athens 'Tis the season for outdoor cinemas in Athens! Locals and visitors alike can sit back, relax, and enjoy a show under the stars. The outdoor cinemas in Athens open in May or June and stay open until September. Before we pick a few of our favorites, here are a few facts:

A few facts
  • Movies are not dubbed and will have Greek subtitles
  • There are usually two movie screenings, one at 21:00 and another at 23:00
  • It's best to purchase your tickets ~20 minutes ahead of time to avoid a long line
  • Once in the cinema, you can sit wherever you like
  • Most cinemas have a bar where you can order snacks and drinks
  • Most films have intermissions
A few of our favorites

Cine Paris - 
Located near the Acropolis
Address: 22 Kydathineion Street, Plaka
Telephone: 210 322 2071

Thision Open Air Cinema
Address: Apostolou Pavlou 7
Telephone: 210 342 0864
Website (in Greek)

Cine Psiri
Address: Sarri 40
Telephone: 210 324 7234

Dexameni Outdoor Cinema
Address: Pl. Dexamenis
Telephone: 210 362 3942
Website (in Greek)

For an excellent list of all of Athens' outdoor cinemas (and inside cinemas) please visit: AthensInfoGuide.