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Monemvasia Restoration Project

Monemvasia's unconquered Upper Town which hosted nobles and aristocrats during the Medieval period, is now ruined, dilapidated and covered with vegetation. However, the town is about to regain its lost glory after the restoration works that started recently. According to the...

“Thank you Greece” Honored By Culture Ministry

Spanish teachers and students created the video “Gracias Grecia, Nuestra herencia” (Thank you Greece, Our Own Heritage) showing in that way their sympathy and solidarity towards Greece. This video can be found on the internet nearly from the beginning...

National Book Center of Greece Will Close

The Ministry of Culture has decided to shut down the National Book Centre (EKEVI,) which has been in operation for 19 years but is another victim of the country's crushing economic crisis. The government is proceeding to close obsolete...

Reconstruction of Ancient Theatre of Dodoni Finally "In Good Hands"

One the largest and best preserved ancient Greek theatres, able to accommodate about 18,000 spectators, the Theatre of Dodoni has been on the top of the reconstruction list of the Greek Ministry of Culture for years due to the...

Greek State Prize for Overall Contribution to Literature Goes To Dinos Christianopoulos

Dinos Christianopoulos, Thomas Korovinis, George Makropoulos and Christos Oikonomou are the winners of the Greek State Literature Prizes for 2011, according to the relevant decision of the State Awards Committee of the Ministry of Culture announced earlier today. The Major...