Archaeologist ‘Cracks Mystery’ of Phaistos Disk

The mystery of the Phaistos Disk has been "solved by 99 percent" says linguist and archaeologist Gareth Owens. Owens, who has devoted 30 years in...

Amazing Ancient Greek Carving Baffles Scientists

A carved gem found in a 3,500-year-old grave in Pylos, Greece is still mystifying scientists who cannot fathom how such advanced engraving skills originated in...

Thessaloniki Throws Open Ancient Site

  Visitors to Thessaloniki will be able to enjoy one of its historical gems up close and personal for the first time in seven years,...

Museum with Ancient Greek “High Tech” Inventions Opens in Athens

Achievements of ancient Greek technology can now be seen and admired in Athens at the "Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, Kostas Kotsanas", which opened...

“Avgi”, the Mesolithic Teenager, Makes her Debut at the Acropolis Museum

The reconstruction of the face of "Avgi", a teenager who lived in 7,000 BC, was revealed at the Acropolis Museum on Friday during an...

UNESCO World Heritage Sites to Visit in Greece (Photos)

  Greece, as the cradle of the occidental civilization, has left a deep imprint in the history of the world not only with concepts and...

Experts Reveal Face of 7,000-Year-Old Woman in Athens

    History came to life on Friday in Athens, when scientists revealed the face of a woman who lived in central Greece 7,000 years ago. The...

Thirsty Greeks ‘Brewed Beer in Bronze Age’

  Greeks are known for loving wine but it seems their ancient ancestors were not only wine makers but also fond of brewing and drinking...

Massive Ancient Structures Uncovered on Greek Island of Keros (video)

Archaeologists digging on the Cycladic island of Keros in the central Aegean have revealed “unusually sophisticated prehistoric monuments,” according to a press release from...

Augmented Reality Device Offers Unique 3D View of Acropolis

A new application created by a Greek entrepreneur gives visitors the chance to have 3D virtual tours of archaeological sites and see them the...

Revenues, Visitors to Museums, Archaeological Sites Up

Visits to Greek museums and archaeological sites in September 2017 jumped 13 percent  and 12.1 percent, respectively, in comparison with the same month in...

Fethiye Mosque Museum in Athens Reopens for Hadrian Exhibition

An exhibition entitled Hadrian! Savior and Builder, dedicated to the legendary emperor, will feature at the newly restored Fethiye Mosque in Athens’ Roman Agora...

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