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Greece, Romania celebrate 140 years of diplomatic relations with exhibit at Byzantine Museum

Greece and Romania are presenting an exhibition of diplomatic documents at the Byzantine & Christian Museum  to mark the 140 years of Greek-Romanian diplomatic...

Unique Roman-era monument’s restoration on Sikinos island receives European Heritage Award

The Monument of Episkopi, a Roman mausoleum converted to a Byzantine church on the Greek island of Sikinos, was among the winners of the...

Boston Youth Orchestra marks completion of lower koilon at ancient Dodona theater

Access to the restored lower seating area of the ancient theater of Dodona was celebrated with a concert by the Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra...

Modern Greek studies scholar and translator Peter Mackridge has died

Acclaimed translator and Modern Greek studies scholar Peter Mackridge has died, it was announced on Friday. Mackridge was born in the UK in 1946 and...

Antikythera shipwreck dig season brings up massive marble head

Two human teeth embedded in a compact mass with copper traces were found during the May 23-June 15 underwater excavation of the Antikythera island...

Refugee Week Greece, a first-time festival, will be held at several Greek cities June 20-26

The first Refugee Week Greece cultural festival will be held in Athens on June 20-26, marking the  World Refugee Day on June 20. Athens Comics...

Marina Lambraki-Plaka, director of the National Gallery, dies at the age of 83

Marina Lambraki-Plaka, director of the National Gallery, died at the age of 83 early on Monday. She was born in Arkalochori, Heraklion, Crete. She studied...

Odessa Classics music festival to be held in Thessaloniki due to the Ukraine war

The Odessa Classics Music Festival will be held in the city of Thessaloniki on June 9-13 for the first time since it was founded...

Kalamata Int’l Dance Festival tickets go on sale, performances begin July 15

Tickets for the 28th Kalamata International Dance Festival went on sale on Wednesday, ahead of the opening performance, "Triptych: The missing door, The lost...

Fagan fragment permanently reunited with Parthenon’s eastern frieze

The "Fagan Fragment" returned to Greece from the Antonino Salinas Regional Archaeology Museum in Palermo has been permanently restored to its rightly place within...

Greece’s ‘European Stork Village’ celebrates return of migratory birds with festival

Storks, which symbolize the arrival of new life for many cultures, have returned from Africa to their old nests in one of the recognized...

Greece New European Bauhaus Festival at the Experience Park

With the aim of bringing the European Green Deal into our daily lives, the 1st Greece New European Bauhaus Festival will be held at...

Greece & France sign revised film co-production agreement in Cannes

Greece and France signed an agreement for the joint production of films, on the sidelines of the Cannes Film Festival, it was reported on...

Greek singer Dakis dies

Popular Greek singer Dakis died on Sunday at the age of 79 after a long battle with cancer. Dakis (Vrassidas Haralambidis) was born in Alexandria,...

Mendoni: Deliberation dates between Greece and UK on Parthenon Marbles to be sought through diplomatic channels

The dates of the deliberations between Greece and the United Kingdom for the Parthenon Marbles will be sought through diplomatic channels, stated on Sunday...

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