China Meets Greece: Music Journey Starts with a Concert in Athens

On Tuesday, September 26, the "Megaron" (The Athens Concert Hall), is hosting the concert "China Meets Greece", which will be featuring top musicians from...

Pavlos Bakoyannis, ‘Voice of Reconciliation’, Remembered 28 Years After Assassination

The family of  slain politician Pavlos Bakoyannis, marked the 28th anniversary of his assassination, with appeals to national reconciliation. His widow; prominent New Democracy politician,...

Thessaloniki Remembers Great Fire of a Century Ago with Reenactment Event (video)

With an event called "The spark that turned into a blaze", Thessaloniki comemorated the great fire that changed the city's face one hundred years...

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...

Greece Convenes Ancient Civilizations Forum at the UN (video)

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias convened a meeting of the Ancient Civilizations Forum; also known as GC-10, on the sidelines of the UN General...

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...

Swiss Archaelogists Discover Ancient Temple of Artemis on Euboea

Swiss archaeologists have discovered an ancient temple of Artemis at the foot of Paleoekklisies hill, near the fishing town of Amarynthos, on the Greek island...

Temple of Olympian Zeus in Athens to Get Makeover

The colossal Temple of Olympian Zeus or 'Olympeion' in central Athens; one of the signature monuments of the Greek capital, is to undergo complete...

New Pictures from Minoan Palace of Zominthos Released

Greece's Ministry of Culture has released new pictures of findings from the Minoan palace of Zominthos in Psiloritis, Crete. The underground palace of Zominthos which...

Beijing Opera Ηits Athens Stage to Mark Greece-China Year

The classic Beijing Opera "Female Generals of the Yang Family" was presented on Sunday at the Athens Concert Hall, as part of the events...

The Great Fire of Smyrna Remembered 95 Years later (video)

The fire of Smyrna and the killing of dozens of thousands of Greeks and Armenians by the Turkish army and renegades still remains one...

Forty Years Without Maria Callas: The Diva Lives on

It's hard to think it's already been 40 years since her death of Maria Callas, mostly because her immortal voice lives on, along with...

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