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‘Meeting with Mozart’ at the Acropolis Museum

The Acropolis Museum and the Athens State Orchestra, will present a concert with works by Mozart in the Acropolis Museum courtyard on Friday 28 August 2020, at 8:30 p.m. The concert is…

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Ancient Athens under the Acropolis Museum

As visitors won’t be able to celebrate International Museum Day in person this year due to the pandemic*, we revisit GCT’s excursion to the ancient Athenian neighbourhood under the Acropolis Museum. Last…

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August Full Moon celebration at the Acropolis Museum

The full moon, which will rise over the Parthenon and shine brightly in the night sky in Athens on Thursday 15th August 2019, is a sight not to be missed! Celebrating the…

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Museums in Athens worth visiting

By Stamatina Mylonas Athens is often referred to by Greeks as the center of the world.  In ancient times, Athens was a meeting place for scholars, artists, and tradesmen alike.  As a…

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An Ancient Neighbourhood Unveiled at the Acropolis Museum  

Upon celebrating its 10th anniversary on Thursday, the Acropolis Museum has now created public access to its underground level, where visitors can traipse through an ancient neighbourhood, which until recently was only…

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Acropolis Museum hosts Physics Nobel Prize winner

The Acropolis Museum on Tuesday hosted Nobel Prize winner in Physics, Gerard Mourou who was invited by Greece’s Alternate Research and Innovation Minister, Costas Fotakis. Fotakis, who is an old friend and…

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Free entry to Acropolis Museum on March 25

On the occasion marking Greek Independence Day, the Acropolis Museum invites visitors to enjoy the permanent collections on Monday 25 March 2019, with free entry from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Visitors will have…

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The Most Covetable Greek Charms for a Lucky 2019  

  It’ never too late to get lucky, and wearing a beautifully designed Greek charm around your neck is always a great way to start the year. An ancient tradition to celebrate…