Rea Hajifanis, Coerte Voorhees, Andrew George MP, John Voorhees © Matthew Taylor

Celebrity screening of Promakhos film in London

A celebrity screening of the film Promakhos took place at the Soho Hotel in London yesterday evening. The event, partly sponsored by Marbles Reunited,...
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Newly restored Caryatids amaze museum visitors

After a  lengthy three and a half year cleaning project, the Acropolis Museum has completed the restoration of the Caryatids located in Greece. Over...
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Will the British Museum be asking Greece for a loan?

The British Museum is planning a new exhibition for next year and key loans are expected, but will they include artefacts from Greece? It...
Sydney University's museum Curator Michael Turner with the Lego model of the Acropolis built by Ryan McNaught. Photo: Steven Siewert

Nicholson Museum to send Lego Acropolis to Greece

Ryan McNaught, a certified Lego professional built a Lego model of the Acropolis including some historical figures such as Lego Elgin. The models and...
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Return Restore Restart: A new campaign initiative

The Marianna Vardinoyannis Foundation in collaboration with the Melina Mercouri Foundation have announced a new campaign for the reunification of the Parthenon sculptures. The...
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A press conference for the Acropolis Museum’s fifth anniversary

On the occasion of the upcoming fifth birthday of the Acropolis Museum, a press conference was held today. During this event the museum’s president,...
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Considering different approaches to reunification

In the last day, Ms Thodoridou’s initiative to campaign in favour of reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures has received mixed criticism. Those who cast...
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Greek soprano organises protest inside the British Museum

Greek soprano Sonia Theodoridou organised a protest in favour of reunification on Saturday. A group of six young women dressed in white, resembling the...
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The Acropolis Museum celebrates its fifth anniversary

The Acropolis Museum will celebrate its fifth anniversary on the 20th June 2014. Upon reaching the fifth anniversary of its opening, the museum will...
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Germany returns stolen antiquities to Greece

In 2011, the Greek Ministry of Culture requested the return of rare ancient Greek antiquities which had been illegally removed from the country several...