Tag: Athens museum

PARTHENON SCULPTURES

Brexit a good time for Greece to ask for Parthenon Sculptures back

Often incorrectly called “Marbles” or even more counter-productively, the “Elgin Marbles”, the Parthenon Sculptures have been a hot topic of debate in the UK, with regular surveys conducted to ascertain public sentiment…

Stunning Goulandris Museum Opens in Athens 5

Stunning Goulandris Museum Opens in Athens

Artworks you would need to travel the world to admire up close, and that travel you around the globe and beyond as you stand before them. Eleven floors dedicated to the life…

Free entry to Acropolis Museum on March 25 13

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…

Acropolis Museum

Free entrance to Acropolis Museum on Sunday 28th of October

On the occasion marking the Greek National “OXI Day” Holiday on Sunday 28th of October 2018, the Acropolis Museum in Athens invites visitors to enjoy the permanent collections with masterpieces from the…

7,000 year old enigma on rare exhibit in Athens 18

7,000 year old enigma on rare exhibit in Athens

A 7,000 year old bird-like statue, which has puzzled Greek archaeologists for many years has gone on rare display at the National Archaeological Museum in Athens. Dubbed the“7.000-year-old enigma” the 36 cm…