Hundreds of Santas Take Part in Athens Run

Hundreds of people dressed in Santa Claus costumes took part on Sunday in a special 3-kilometer charity run in the center of Athens. This merry...

Mycenaean-Era Cyclades Exhibition Opens at Benaki Museum

The archaeological exhibition "From Homer’s World: Tenos and the Cyclades in the Mycenaean Age" will open to the public at 8 PM on Monday,...
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Countdown to Christmas Kicks Off in Athens with Tree Lighting Ceremony (video)

The festive season kicked off in Athens with the lighting tree ceremony in Syntagma Square in front of the Greek Parliament building on Tuesday. Kostas...

Greek PM from Pontian Genocide Conference: ”Greece Has Always Overcome the Storms of History”

The Pontian Genocide was a tragic chapter in the history of modern Greece, and the lessons it holds must prevent its repetition anywhere in...

Athens Economic Summit Highlights Greece is Turning the Page

Prominent entrepreneurs, diplomats, academics and politicians participated in the 30th annual Greek Economy Summit in Athens. Organized by the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce in...

American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce Hosts Greek Economic Summit

Prominent entrepreneurs, diplomats, academics and politicians will participate at the 30th annual Greek Economy Summit organized by the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, in cooperation...

Athens Acropolis to be Lit Up in Blue for Children’s Rights

The Athens Acropolis is to be lit up in blue - the official color of UNICEF - on Wednesday night to mark the 30th...

Athens Polytechnic Opens its Gates for Events Commemorating Student Uprising

The commemorations marking the anniversary of the November 17 student uprising at the Athens Polytechnic University in 1973 officially kicked off on Friday. The gates...

Greek War of Independence Battles Brought to Life Through Playmobil Toys

Key events from the 1821 Greek War of Independence have now been recreated with plastic Playmobil figurines and accessories within dioramas. The colorful recreations...

Athens Marks Liberation from the Nazis With Ceremony on the Acropolis

In a ceremony marking the 75th anniversary since Athens was liberated from German occupation on October 12, 1944, the Greek flag was raised on...

Athens to Host International Conference on Underwater Heritage

An international conference on the management of underwater cultural and natural heritage sites entitled "Dive in Blue Growth" will be held at the amphitheatre...

Exhibition of Santorini Landscapes by Noted Greek Artists Opens in Athens

An exhibition entirely based on the magical landscapes of Santorini, with an emphasis on 20th century Greek painters, has opened in Athens' Benaki Museum. A...

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