Museums

It’s Coming! Opening Day Announced for New Goulandris Art Museum

The much anticipated modern art museum, housing the private collection of Basil and Elise Goulandris, is set to open in the fall.

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Museums

Corfu Museum of Asian Art Gearing Up for Busy Year

The Corfu Museum of Asian Art is planning exhibitions dedicated to Lafcadio Hearn and Greek - Japanese relations, to be held in both Athens and New York.

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Museums

A Tale of Three Cities: Exhibition Brings Ancient Crete to Athens

The exhibition at the Museum of Cycladic art explores three cities that were once thriving centers in antiquity, but were subsequently abandoned and lost.

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CULTURE & LIFESTYLE

National Archaeological Museum Sees Visitor Numbers Rise Again

The NAM received more than half a million visitors in 2018, with efforts to make the museum more outward-looking appearing to pay off.

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Two Greek Institutions Nominated for the European Museum of the Year Award

Two Greek museums, one in Athens and one on the island of Crete, have been nominated for the prestigious award.

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Acropolis Museum in TripAdvisor’s Top 10 of World Museums

In the popular travel website's list for 2018, the Acropolis Museum rubs shoulders with the likes of the Louvre in Paris and the British Museum in London.

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Museums

E-ticket for Greece’s Museums and Sites Gaining Ground

Launched this summer in a pilot program at several of Greece's most popular sites, the e-ticket system will be rolled out more broadly in the coming months.

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August Full Moon Concert at the Acropolis Museum

The City of Athens Philharmonic Orchestra will perform in the Acropolis Museum courtyard, on August 26.

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