Tech Companies Team Up to Scan and Preserve Ancient Greek Artifacts

Tech companies Threeding and Artec have teamed up in order to participate in the preservation efforts of ancient Greek artifacts. The two companies will...

‘Byblos and the Sea’ Project Turns to University of Patras for Help Locating Ancient...

Excavations at the ancient coastal town of Byblos, Lebanon, have been ongoing since the 1960s. Recently, the two lead scientific supervisors in the “Byblos and...

Greece to Follow Different Strategy on Parthenon Marbles Repatriation

The new Greek government is considering a different strategy for claiming the Parthenon sculptures from the British Museum and will likely stop cooperating with...

The ‘Resident’ of the Amphipolis Tomb

A man of medium height, white skin, and brown or red hair: This is how the infamous and long awaited “resident” of the Amphipolis...

Exhibition on Rhodes; The Melting Pot of Civilizations

The exhibition entitled "Rhodes: A Greek island at the gates of the East" will be inaugurated on Friday, July 10, at the Archaeological Museum...

World’s Oldest Erotic Graffiti Found in Greece

The world’s oldest erotic graffiti was discovered in Astypalaia, a beautiful Greek island of the Dodecanese, dated from the early 6th and late 5th century...

‘5 Years with Myrtis’ Conference at the Acropolis Museum

The conference "5 years with Myrtis" on the five-year anniversary since the reconstruction of 11-year-old "Myrtis," the girl that put a face to distant...

ELSTAT: Visitors and Revenue to Museums, Archaeological Sites Up in Jan-Oct 2018

Visitors to Greek museums and archaeological sites in October 2018 posted a 13.4 pct and 12.4 pct rise respectively in comparison with the same...

Athens and Epidaurus Festival Program Unveiled: Edgy, Political and Youthful

Greece's major cultural event, the 61st Athens and Epidaurus Festival, is full of youth this year with 80 performances at a number of venues...

1st Submarine Museum Park in Greece

A submarine museum-park of 2,500 square kilometers is under construction in the Northern Sporades and the West Pagasitikos Gulf of Greece. The site since 1996...

Underwater Exploration of Spanish Shipwreck in Zakynthos

The Spanish shipwreck that lies in the sea bottom just off the coast of Zakynthos, Greece, continues to amaze archaeologists with its hidden treasures....

Human Representations Found in Amphipolis Tomb Epistyle

The human representations on the epistyle of the Amphipolis tomb found today, prompted Culture Minister Contanstinos Tasoulas to speak of "an unparalleled burial monument,"...

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