Ancient Greek City of Knossos Was Larger than Previously Thought

Recent fieldwork at the ancient city of Knossos in Crete, Greece, revealed that during the early Iron Age, the ancient Greek city was rich in...

22 Shipwrecks Discovered in Greek Archipelago

The Fourni Archipelago in the North Aegean Sea in Greece is the site of an archaeological underwater discovery that yielded findings from 22 different...

Amphipolis Turns Into Board Game

The Kasta tomb of Amphipolis has become a board game in which its players are called to rescue the precious findings that are threatened...

Greek Culture Ministry Will Work with Interpol to Trace Artifacts

Greek Ministry of Culture plans to cooperate with Interpol in a bid to trace some 100 Greek artifacts that have been missing since World...

Animation Restores Ancient Greece’s Parthenon (video)

One of the grandest and most famous archaeological sites in the world -- the Parthenon in Athens -- has rewound time to give us...

Greece Sends 20 Artifacts for Getty Exhibition ‘Egypt-Greece-Rome: Cultures in Contact’ in LA

An exhibition on Egypt's culture and its influence on the Greek and Roman culture will be held from March 27 to September 9, 2018...

Museum Visitors Up 13.2% in March

In March 2013, the number of visitors to museums around Greece rose by 13.2 percent in comparison with March 2012. In addition, museums’ revenues...

Thessaloniki Exhibition Presents True Biography of Prehistoric People

The evolution of biological human history is finally recomposed and will be narrated during the "Ancient DNA: a window to the past and future" exhibition, hosted at the...

China Shows Petrified Trunk In Lesbos

A petrified trunk of a conifer tree from China, which is estimated to date back to the Jurassic geological period (that extends from 159...

EP Commemorates Bicentennial of Lord Elgin’s Snatching of Parthenon Marbles

It's been 200 years since Lord Elgin forcefully removed the Parthenon Marbles from the Acropolis. Greek MEP Manolis Kefalogiannis and MEP Thodoros Zagorakis of...

Lego Acropolis Exhibited in Athens

A model of the Acropolis built with 120,000 Lego pieces is being exhibited at the second floor of the Acropolis Museum in Athens, Greece , and...

Amphipolis Tomb Site at Risk of Being Buried Again

The Amphipolis tomb excavation site is in danger of being buried under the sand due to neglect and weather conditions, said Greek Deputy Minister...

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