Archaeologists Unearth Ancient Theater of Thouria, Southern Greece

Greek archaeologists have unearthed part of the ancient theater of Thouria near  Kalamata city in the Peloponnese, the Culture Ministry announced on Thursday. The first...

Clues of Early Cycladic Life on Islet of Thirassia, Santorini (photos)

Greek archaeologists have continued their excavations at a prehistoric settlement on Thirassia; a small island of Santorini. The settlement; discovered only a few years ago, is...

Dutch Scientists Say that Epidaurus Theatre Legendary Acoustics are a Myth (video)

Dutch researchers say the acoustics of the theatre at Epidaurus are not as dazzling as they have been hailed. Dating from the fourth century BC,...

Metal Crane from Parthenon to be Replaced by Lighter One

The stiff leg derrick crane that was put on the Parthenon of the Acropolis in 1984 for restoration works, is to be replaced by a lighter...

EU Commission Reminds Gov’t the Hellenikon Investment is a Memorandum Precondition

The European Commission is not yet fully briefed about the recent Archaeological Council decision concerning the Hellenikon investment status, but reminds the government that...

Meet the Team that Recovered the Ancient Bronze Arm in Antikythera (video)

A video titled "2017 Return to Antikythera Expedition" looks at the delicate and often hazardous work marine archaeologists do in recovering ancient gems from...

Bronze Arm Recovered from Ancient Antikythera Ship Wreck (photos)

A bronze arm from the ancient shipwreck off the Greek island of Antikythera was recovered by marine archaeologists. Divers found the right arm, encrusted and...

Greek Government Blasts ‘Deliberate Obstruction’ of Hellinikon Investment

The government will not tolerate deliberate delays in investments, sources from the prime minister's office said on Wednesday, commenting on the stalled investment at...

Long Lost Temple of Artemis Discovered in Evia Island

A group of archaeologists have ended a search lasting more than 100 years for a missing Greek temple in Evia island, after working out...

Archaeological Council Issues yet another Postponement in Hellenikon Investment Ruling

It was the third time that the Greek Central Archaeological Council postponed a decision concerning whether or not the old Hellinikon airport, site of...

European Heritage Days Celebrated with Free Entrance to Museums over the Weekend

Archaeological sites and museums throughout Greece will be open to the public for free, on the weekend of September 23-24, to share the history...

Acropolis, Shanghai Museums to Swap Exhibits

Four masterpieces, two from the Shanghai Museum and two from the Acropolis Museum, are to 'travel' to Greece and China, respectively, for display as...

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