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Proposal approved for the reopening of the old Acropolis Museum

The Directorate of Museums division of the Greek Ministry of Culture, has approved a proposal to re-open the old Acropolis Museum building, which has...
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Candlelit vigil successfully held outside Acropolis Museum

Following last week’s post , the peaceful candlelit demonstration in favour of reunification was successfully held yesterday outside the Acropolis Museum in Athens. Former...
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Alejandro Castro Espin speaks in favour of reunification of the Parthenon sculptures

Alejandro Castro Espin gave a lecture at the Panteion University of Athens on his book The Price of Power. During the lecture he touched...
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Demonstration to be held outside Acropolis Museum for the return of the sculptures

A candlelit demonstration will take place outside the Acropolis Museum on Sunday 18th January at 8 pm. The demonstration will be attended by mayors...
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George Clooney shows support for reunification at 2015 Golden Globe awards

He did it again! From GreekReporter.com George Clooney stressed the need for the Parthenon Marbles to be reunited and return home to Greece from...
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An Archaeologist’s Eye: The Parthenon Drawings of Katherine A. Schwab

In 2005 the American art historian and archaeologist Katherine Schwab (b. 1954) began experimenting with graphite and pastel pencil on paper to develop a...
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Loaning the Parthenon Sculptures could be a hidden defence move in potential litigation route

In the article below, culture journalist and lecturer, Lee Rosenbaum offers an explanation as to why the British Museum has suddenly changed its position...
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Turkey supports reunification of the Parthenon sculptures

From Hurriyet Daily News Turkey on Dec. 6 announced its support for Greece’s fight to get back from Britain the famous Elgin Marbles –...
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The British Museum’s selective attitude towards loaning the Parthenon sculptures

In a recent interview Neil MacGregor, Director of the British Museum, claimed that Greece had never in the past discussed the possibility of a...
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Greece responds to BM sculpture loan to Russia

Greek officials are furious following the British Museum’s decision to loan one of the Parthenon sculptures to Russia. The Greek Prime Minister characterised the...