Museums

What Now for the Return of the Parthenon Sculptures?

For decades the British Museum argued that it was protecting the Parthenon Marbles by keeping them. Today even it no longer believes that.

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Environment

Ancient Greek Monuments Increasingly Threatened by Climate Change

Extreme weather events such as droughts and floods, exacerbated by climate change, are threatening ancient Greek monuments, scientists have warned.

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Museums

Visitor Experience Most Important, States Acropolis Museum President

10 years after its inauguration, visitor numbers at the renowned museum are still going up.

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Museums

1943 Letter Reveals British Museum Trustee Favored Repatriation of Parthenon Marbles

Kenneth Clark once argued for a new museum near the Acropolis. Today, the award-winning Acropolis Museum of Athens prepares for its 10-year celebration.

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Archaeology

Ancient Mass Grave in Faliro Moves Closer to Being Open to Public

The Central Archaeological Council has green-lit a study that would see a shelter and walkways built over the site making it accessible to the public.

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CULTURE & LIFESTYLE

Acropolis Museum To Celebrate 10 Years and a Brand New Level

The Acropolis Museum will be celebrating its first decade of operation this month with a series of events and one very special opening.

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Archaeology

Temple of Nemesis Found Under Remains of Ancient Theater on Lesvos

Under the fallen remains of the ancient theater of Mytilene, archaeologists found a temple, likely related to gladiator battles held in Roman times.

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Museums

Free Admission to All Archaeological Sites & Museums on Saturday

Museums and sites around Greece are taking part in International Museum Day, offering free admission and organising cultural events.

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