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Exhibitions

Greek War of Independence Battles Brought to Life Through Playmobil Toys

Key events from the 1821 Greek War of Independence have now been recreated with plastic Playmobil figurines and accessories within dioramas. The colorful recreations were shown in an exhibition which opened on Tuesday at the National Historical Museum in...

Exhibition of Santorini Landscapes by Noted Greek Artists Opens in Athens

An exhibition entirely based on the magical landscapes of Santorini, with an emphasis on 20th century Greek painters, has opened in Athens' Benaki Museum. A selection of eighty-four paintings by notable Greek artists will transport the visitor both to the...

Van Gogh, Picasso, and El Greco Masterpieces Find New Home in Athens

A new museum displaying international contemporary and modern art will soon open its doors in the heart of Athens. Opening on Wednesday, October 2, after twenty-six years of planning, the time has finally come for the long-awaited opening of the...

World's Best Aerobatics Pilots Mesmerize Spectators at Athens Flying Show

Thousands of spectators gathered at Tanagra Air Base north of Athens on Saturday to watch spectacular displays by some of the world's best aerobatics pilots on the first day of the annual Athens Flying Week (AFW) air show. The air...

Athens as Seen Through The Eyes of Refugees

Throughout the month of August, residents and visitors in Athens will have the opportunity to view a photo exhibition titled "Athens, My New Neighborhood." The show, with photographs depicting the lives of refugees in Athens, along with stories about...

Cycladic Antiquities to be Unveiled in Exhibition Series on the Islands

This year, the Cyclades Ephorate of Antiquities has organised a series of extensive and extremely interesting exhibitions on the Cyclades islands. The exhibitions will feature many unique and rare ancient artifacts, many of which will be shown to the public...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Stars in Mykonos Dunk Exhibition For a Good Cause (video)

Giannis Antetokounmpo became a magnet for tourists and locals alike during his visit to cosmopolitan Mykonos where he participated in a philanthropic dunk competition event on Saturday. Crowds chanted "MVP, MVP" as the Greek Freak shot and dunked at a...

Giannis Antetokounmpo and Brothers to Host Charity Event on Mykonos

NBA superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo announced that he will host a charity event called "Give 'n Rise" alongside his brothers, the "Antetokounbros," on July 6 at SantAnna, on Mykonos Island. The Greek Freak will organize an original "Dunks & Dance" event...

Crete's Finest Wines to be Showcased at Oinokritika Festival

A huge exhibition of the best wines Crete has to offer will take place in Chania on April 20th and 21st, 2019. The Oinokritika Wine Festival 2019 will highlight Crete’s major wine networks as well as smaller wine distributors. In...

"Food Expo" Exhibition Showcases Greek Gastronomy

The food and beverages exhibition "Food Expo 2019" - the largest of its kind in Southeastern Europe - opened its doors to visitors at the Metropolitan Expo Center near Athens on Saturday. Featuring 1,300 Greek and international exhibitors, 50,000m2 of...