Ticket policy for young people and vulnerable groups

Where
Greece
When
2016
Who
Ministry of Culture and Sports
Key objectives of the measure:

Equal participation in cultural life of the country.

Scope of the measure:
Local, Regional, National
Nature of the measure:
legislative, regulatory, institutional
Main feature of the measure:

In 2105, a ministerial decree reformed the previous law, and instituted the free entry for beneficiaries to museums. Entrance to museums, monuments and archaeological sites is free for everyone on the first Sunday of each month from 1 November to 31 March each year, as well as on certain national days and commemorations. Certain categories of vulnerable groups are exempt from paying an entry fee (such as students, persons with disabilities, teachers, young people under 18, single parents with young children, holders of an unemployment or solidarity card, official guests of the Greek State, etc.). Many private cultural organizations also have a ticket policy that favors vulnerable groups.

 
Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

Increase of participation of youth and vulnerable groups in cultural life.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

No data available