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Museums and archaeological sites open on weekend
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Museums and archaeological sites open on weekend

Panos - Jul 27, 2017

Museums and archaeological sites in Attica will be open over the weekend after the union of the Panhellenic Federation of…

Acropolis Museum open until midnight for August full moon; concert also scheduled
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Acropolis Museum open until midnight for August full moon; concert also scheduled

Panos - Jul 27, 2017

The New Acropolis Museum, the country’s most popular and cutting-edge museum, will again mark August’s full moon with special events.…

The Ancient Greeks had two different concepts of time — and the second could change how you organize your day
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The Ancient Greeks had two different concepts of time — and the second could change how you organize your day

Panos - Jul 25, 2017

If you’ve encountered languages other than the one you grew up with, you’ve likely discovered a word that captures an…

A world of emotions opens at Acropolis Museum
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A world of emotions opens at Acropolis Museum

Panos - Jul 24, 2017

Τhe Acropolis Museum joins forces with the Onassis Foundation, an organization which has been contributing to Culture and Education for…

These are 20 Greek archaeological sites that will gain access to Wi-Fi
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These are 20 Greek archaeological sites that will gain access to Wi-Fi

Panos - Jul 19, 2017

Twenty of the largest archaeological sites and museums in Greece will gain access to wireless internet (Wi-Fi), according to the…

The Charioteer of Delphi: Ancient bronze sculpture shows Polyzalus of Gela in the moment of victory
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The Charioteer of Delphi: Ancient bronze sculpture shows Polyzalus of Gela in the moment of victory

Panos - Jul 13, 2017

The Charioteer of Delphi is a masterpiece of the ancient Greeks and is considered to be among the finest of…

‘Inspire Project 2017: A Deed Without a Name’ exhibition opens this week at Thessaloniki museum
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‘Inspire Project 2017: A Deed Without a Name’ exhibition opens this week at Thessaloniki museum

Panos - Jul 12, 2017

Several works by Israeli artist Ruthi Helbitz Cohen and by new artists will be on display at the exhibition "Inspire…

Archaeological sites in Athens to shut for strike
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Archaeological sites in Athens to shut for strike

Panos - Jul 06, 2017

ATHENS All archaeological sites and most museums in the Greek capital, including Athens' famed Acropolis, will remain shut Thursday morning…

NEON presents Adrián Villar Rojas’ first major site specific in Greece
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NEON presents Adrián Villar Rojas’ first major site specific in Greece

Panos - Jul 05, 2017

ATHENS.- NEON unveiled the first site-specific, outdoor and indoor installation by Argentinian artist Adrián Villar Rojas in Greece, at the…

Chinese in top ten of 1.4 million visitors to Greece’s flagship museum in 2017
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Chinese in top ten of 1.4 million visitors to Greece’s flagship museum in 2017

Panos - Jun 21, 2017

Greece's flagship Acropolis Museum welcomed a total of 1.4 million people from June 2016 to May 2017, New Acropolis Museum…

Greek music fills Athens in honour of Mikis Theodorakis at Panathenaic Stadium (Video)
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Greek music fills Athens in honour of Mikis Theodorakis at Panathenaic Stadium (Video)

Panos - Jun 20, 2017

The Panathenaic Stadium saw a huge crowd on a warm Athens Monday night honouring one of Greece’s greatest composers, Mikis…

Free entry to Acropolis Museum on June 20th 8-year birthday
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Free entry to Acropolis Museum on June 20th 8-year birthday

Panos - Jun 19, 2017

The Acropolis Museum is celebrating its 8th year of operation on Tuesday, June 20, and visitors will enjoy free entry…

Project maps Greek ceramic production over five millennia
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Project maps Greek ceramic production over five millennia

Panos - Jun 14, 2017

In ancient Greece, people relied on their friendly neighborhood ceramics workshop for everything from dishes to perfume bottles to roofing…

European Exhibition Features Parthenon Replica Built From Banned Books
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European Exhibition Features Parthenon Replica Built From Banned Books

Panos - Jun 14, 2017

Kassel, Germany is now home to a Greek temple-inspired artwork that pays homage to free speech instead of the gods:…

Spend time at the Old Port of Naoussa on Paros
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Spend time at the Old Port of Naoussa on Paros

Panos - Jun 13, 2017

Paros is one of those gorgeous Greek islands that seems to be a bit off the radar. While it is…

‘Divine Dialogues’ at Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens
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‘Divine Dialogues’ at Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens

Panos - Jun 02, 2017

Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens presents “Divine Dialogues” through September 3, 2017. The exhibition brings together 27 works by Cy…

Rare ancient Chinese porcelain dish exhibited at Benaki Museum in Athens
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Rare ancient Chinese porcelain dish exhibited at Benaki Museum in Athens

Panos - Jun 01, 2017

Visitors look at the ancient Chinese porcelain dish exhibited at the Benaki Museum in the Greek capital Athens on May…

Greek shipbuilding and seafaring from antiquity to modern times explored at Museum Herakleidon
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Greek shipbuilding and seafaring from antiquity to modern times explored at Museum Herakleidon

Panos - May 31, 2017

The exhibition Voyage: Greek Shipbuilding and Seafaring from antiquity to modern times is being extended through August 27th, 2017. “Voyage”…

Art workshops in Greek museum brings Chinese culture closer to children
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Art workshops in Greek museum brings Chinese culture closer to children

Panos - May 29, 2017

Two art workshops brought Greek children closer to the enchanting culture of China at the Museum Herakleidon in Athens on…

Bangladesh removes ‘Greek’ statue after Islamists’ protests
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Bangladesh removes ‘Greek’ statue after Islamists’ protests

Panos - May 26, 2017

Bangladesh on Friday (May 26) removed a controversial statue which religious radicals claim represents an "un-Islamic" Greek goddess from outside…