Mesmerizing 1926 Photo Portraying Athenian Coffee Culture Goes Viral

A striking image shot by Greek photographer Christos Kaplanis in 1926 at Athens' Syntagma Square has resurfaced in glorious color and has already gone...

National Opera Rehearsal On Areopagitou Walkway

Tourists and city residents who found themselves at the pedestrian walkway of Dionysiou Areopagitou street in Athens on the afternoon of July 18, were...

Easy-to-carry Cotton Backgammon ‘a la Grecque’

Backgammon a la Grecque is a handmade, travel version of the classic game invented by Greeks and is played in the local coffee shops,...

Herakleidon Museum’s Exhibition Casts Focus on Greek Seafaring, Shipbuilding and Maritime Tradition

The Herakleidon Museum is showcasing a history of maritime voyages, achievements in naval architecture and technological developments in its latest exhibition titled "Voyage -...

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...

‘The Magical World of the Bolshoi’ to Exhibit Famous Ballet Costumes at Athens Concert...

This month Athens audiences will have the opportunity to experience a little of the glamour of Russia's Bolshoi Theatre and its legendary ballet, through the...

Museum of Greek Children’s Art Celebrates 20 Years

In late November, the Museum of Greek Children's Art, one of the few museums in the world dedicated to the art of children through...

Fofi’s at Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art

A tribute exhibition to Fofi Akrithakis’ legendary Bar opens on May 17 at the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art under the title, Fofi Akrithaki's...

Athens Library Prepares New Wing Dedicated to Greek Freedom Fighter

The American School of Classical Studies in Athens is to open a new exhibition on Greek independence fighter and statesman Ioannis Makriyannis. 'Ioannis Makriyannis: Vital...

American Director Bobby Roth to Teach Master Class in Athens

American director of hit series “Lost” and “Prison Break,” Bobby Roth, will be in Athens from October 29 to November 4 for one master...

Chick Corea and Gary Burton to Give a Single Jazz Concert at Athens Megaron

Major artists from the same music tradition of jazz, pianist and composer Chick Corea and vibraphonist Gary Burton will appear for a single concert...

Posters for the Support of Greek Cultural Heritage by the Association of Greek Archaeologists

“Monuments have no voice. They must have yours.” is the slogan used by the Association of Greek Archaeologists who are complaining for the funding...

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