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Acropolis Museum Opens Doors for European and Global Celebrations

The Acropolis Museum in Athens is organizing a number of events for its visitors to mark the celebrations for this year’s European Night of Museums and International Museum Day.

Acropolis Museum: New App Shows Complete Synthesis of Parthenon Frieze

The Acropolis Museum presents the complete synthesis of the Parthenon frieze through a new application available for all mobile devices.

Greece Loans Ancient Statue of Goddess Athena to Italy

Greece has loaned an ancient statue of the goddess Athena from the Acropolis Museum collection to the Antonino Salinas Museum in Palermo, Italy.

Chef Yiannis Lucacos Leads New Restaurant of IVIS 4 Hotel in Athens

The IVIS 4 Boutique Hotel in Psyrri, near the center of Athens, has joined forces with Greek Chef Yiannis Lucacos for the menu of its new restaurant.

Greece PM: Italy Museum Sets Example for Parthenon Marbles’ Return

The time has come for the Parthenon Marbles to return to Greece, their natural home, said Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Monday.

Greece Hopes Return of Parthenon Fragments will Spur British Museum Action

Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis once again sent a clear message to Britain and to British Museum authorities to return the Parthenon Marbles to Athens.

Acropolis Museum Welcomes New Fragments from the Parthenon

The Acropolis Museum received ten fragments of the sculptural decoration of the Parthenon, which were granted by the National Archaeological Museum.

Christmas Festivities at the Acropolis Museum

The Acropolis Museum in Athens is welcoming the Christmas holiday season with interactive games and music events for all.

Poll: More Britons in Favor of Returning Parthenon Marbles to Greece

The Parthenon Marbles belong to Greece and should be returned to their rightful owners, says 59% of UK residents in a recent YouGov poll.

Return of Parthenon Marbles to Greece Up to the British Museum Says Downing St

Τhe decision to return the Parthenon Marbles to Greece is up to the British Museum and not the UK government, Downing Street said in a statement.

Acropolis Upgrade and Protection a Priority, Says Culture Minister

The upgrade and protection of the Acropolis archaeological site is a government priority, according to Greek Culture Minister Lina Mendoni.

Greek PM Calls for Return of Parthenon Marbles to Greece

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has called for the United Kingdom to return the Parthenon marbles to Athens.

Acropolis Museum Introduces New Winter Programs for Children and Adults

The Acropolis Museum in Athens has introduced new winter programs and a reduced admission fee for children and adults.

UNESCO Calls on UK to ‘Reconsider’ Returning Parthenon Marbles to Greece

UNESCO is urging the British Museum to reconsider repatriating the Parthenon Marbles to Greece and to enter talks on the issue.

Accor Announces More Hotel Plans for Greece

French hospitality giant Accor is planning to expand its presence in Greece with the opening of new hotels.

Grecotel Pallas Athena Hotel Gets Ready to Reopen its Doors

The Grecotel Pallas Athena hotel, located near the center of Athens, is getting ready to reopen its doors on September 3.

Greece Slams British Museum for Lack of Care, Calls for Return of Parthenon Marbles

Greece says British Museum is not caring for the Parthenon Marbles and calls for their return to their homeland.

August 2021 Full Moon at the Acropolis Museum

The Acropolis Museum in Athens has announced a special weekend on the occasion of this year’s August Full Moon.

Accor’s ibis Styles Hotel in Athens Reopens Doors

The ibis Styles Athens Routes, a four-star design hotel in downtown Athens, Greece, is once again up and running.

The Athens Gate Hotel Guarantees Safe and Authentic Experiences for Guests

The Athens Gate Hotel, located a few steps away from the Acropolis, has opened its doors and is providing its guests with safe and authentic experiences.