Tag: Battle of Thermopylae

'Glorious Victories. Between Myth and History' Exhibition

‘Glorious Victories. Between Myth and History’ Exhibition (VIDEO)

The new temporary exhibition ‘Glorious Victories. Between Myth and History’ at the National Archaeological Museum, was inaugurated by Greece’s Minister of Culture and Sports Lina Mendoni earlier this week. The exhibition includes 105 ancient…

The Battle Of Thermopylae

The Battle Of Thermopylae

The Battle of Thermopylae, 480 BC, was a battle in the second Persian invasion of Greece. The battle was fought for over three days, at the same time as the naval Battle…

Prokopios Pavlopoulos

Greece celebrates its 2,500 year defence of Western civilisation

Greece’s President Prokopis Pavlopoulos inaugurated on Wednesday the launch of a series of events commemorating the 2,500-year anniversary since the Battle of Thermopylae and the Battle of Salamis. During his speech the…

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