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British soldiers may have looted the Amphipolis tomb during WWI

In 1915, Greek Prime Minister Eleftherios Venizelos requested the British government’s help in fighting the Bulgarians in the Greek region of Macedonia. As a...
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Figures from the past at the Acropolis Museum

On the occasion of the European Heritage Day and World Tourism Day from Friday 26th September 2014 to Sunday 28th September 2014, the Acropolis...
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Greek Prime Minister insists the Parthenon Sculptures must return to Greece

Greek Prime Minister, Antonis Samaras, made reference to the country’s ongoing struggle to reclaim the Parthenon Sculptures, during a press conference regarding the excavations...
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George Clooney’s fiance, Amal Alamuddin to visit Greek Prime minister about the Parthenon Sculptures

George Clooney’s support for reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures is becoming a family affair, as it was reported that his fiance, Ms Amal Alamuddin,...
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Jonathan Jones now in favour of reunification

Guardian art correspondent, Jonathan Jones has written an article explaining why he was against reunification and how the new Acropolis Museum has helped changed...
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Caryatid Unplugged second performance in Estonia

Evi Stamatiou will be performing her play, Caryatid Unplugged, as part of the Monomaffia Theatre Festival in Pärnu, Estonia on the 16th August at...
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From London to Athens spreading the word for reunification

A London-based Italian professor, Salvatore Lo Sicco cycled from London to Athens in order to campaign in favour of reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures....
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The Acropolis Museum to celebrate August Full Moon with music

The Acropolis Museum will celebrate the August Full Moon on Sunday 10 August 2014 with opera classics, film music and famous Greek melodies, performed...
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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...