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Greece Should Demand the Parthenon Marbles Return for ‘Smooth Brexit’ Says Activist

It is not by any means the official position of the Greek government and it has yet to be put to a public debate...

Greek MEP Links the Return of the Parthenon Marbles to Brexit Negotiations

"The Parthenon Marbles are considered as the greatest symbol of European culture. Therefore, reuniting the marbles would be both a sign of respect and...

Will the Parthenon Marbles Be Returned as Part of Brexit?

Last year marked 200 years since Greece was robbed of its famous marble Parthenon sculptures, known around the world as the so-called “Elgin Marbles,"...

Athens Says ‘No’ to Gucci for Fashion Show on Acropolis Hill

Greece's Central Archaeological Council (KAS) on Tuesday was unanimous in rejecting the Gucci fashion house request for holding a fashion show on the Acropolis...

Cyprus Petition Launched for Return of Parthenon Marbles to Greece

With the 200th anniversary of the removal of the Parthenon Marbles from Athens by Lord Elgin the Cyprus News Agency (CNA) on Wednesday initiated...

U.S. President Barack Obama at Acropolis

U.S. President Barack Obama visited Acropolis on Wednesday morning, on the second day of his official visit to Greece. The visit to Acropolis and Parthenon,...

Beijing Forbidden City Museum Chief Wants Parthenon Marbles to be Returned

The return of the Parthenon Marbles from the British Museum so they might be displayed in their original location "would be the best choice,"...

New International Group to Amp Up Parthenon Marbles Reunification Campaign

The Ministry of Culture congratulated the new board of the International Association for the Reunification of the Parthenon Marbles, elected during a meeting of...

President Pavlopoulos: Repatriation of Parthenon Marbles a Fair Request

President of Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos on Saturday opened the International conference "The Parthenon Marbles: 200 years since their expropriation by the British Museum" which...

British ForMin Boris Johnson Travels to Thessaloniki With Family

British Foreign Minister and former London mayor Boris Johnson arrived in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki on Friday afternoon, along with his family....

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...

The Acropolis Museum Amongst TripAdvisor’s Top 25 Museums in the World

The Acropolis Museum is once again amongst TripAdvisor's list of the 25 Best Museums in the world. "The brand new building is as stunning as...

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