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Cultural Heritage Days: Free entrance to archaeological sites, museums Sept. 23-24
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Cultural Heritage Days: Free entrance to archaeological sites, museums Sept. 23-24

Panos - Sep 22, 2017

Greece’s Culture and Sports Ministry is celebrating the European Days of Cultural Heritage with free entrance to 117 archaeological sites, museums and monuments across Greece. In a…

Greeks have the lowest visit rate to museums in the EU
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Greeks have the lowest visit rate to museums in the EU

Panos - Sep 18, 2017

Only 16.9% of Greeks, compared to 43.4% of the European population, visited an archaeological site, a historic monument, a museum or a gallery in 2015, according to…

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. Entrance is free. An evening concert is…

Museums and archaeological sites closed on weekend due to 48-hour strike
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Museums and archaeological sites closed on weekend due to 48-hour strike

Panos - Jul 26, 2017

Archaeological sites and museums will be closed the upcoming weekend after the Panhellenic Federation of Workers of the Ministry of Culture declared a 48-hour strike for Saturday…

A new museum in Ioannina
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A new museum in Ioannina

Panos - Sep 27, 2016

In the most beautiful side of Ioannina, where the castle of the town dominates, a new museum is was inaugurated by the President of the Hellenic Republic…

Restoration of Manos Hatzidakis home in Xanthe complete
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Restoration of Manos Hatzidakis home in Xanthe complete

ilias1 - Apr 03, 2016

The restoration efforts on the home where Manos Hatzidakis was born and raised in Xanthe have concluded, under the supervision of the district authorities of Eastern Macedonia-Thrace.…

National Archaeological Museum celebrates milestone year
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National Archaeological Museum celebrates milestone year

makis - Dec 28, 2015

The National Archaeological Museum, Greece’s largest, is marking its 150th anniversary in 2016 and is celebrating by hosting a series of events on Jan. 4, including the…

The Greeks: From Agamemnon to Alexander the Great hosted at the Field Museum in Chicago
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The Greeks: From Agamemnon to Alexander the Great hosted at the Field Museum in Chicago

Panos - Dec 03, 2015

The Field Museum in Chicago hosts the exhibition "The Greeks: From Agamemnon to Alexander the Great." The exhibition was inaugurated on November 24 and includes over 500…