Ancient shipwreck in Kasos with cargo from Spain and Tunisia

Valuable evidence for the sea voyages and objects of trade and sailors of the Roman period were brought to light by the scientists of the second underwater research mission in the sea area of ​​Kasos, in the Dodecanese. The mission was carried out by the Ephorate of Underwater Antiquities of the Ministry of Culture between September 23 and…

Two stolen icons to return to Greece

Two icons of Christ and the Virgin Mary painted in 1735 and 1785, respectively, were delivered to the Greek Embassy in Beirut on January 19 to be returned to Greece. The Greek culture ministry, in an announcement, said that both…

Greece 2021 : 200 years after the Revolution

2021, is a symbolic year for all Greek women and men, as 200 years of freedom and independence of the Greek State are completed. The “Greece 2021” Committee, which has been assigned the role of coordinator of actions and events for…

The movie “Apples” on the way to the Oscars

The film “Apples” by Christos Nikos, the Greek proposal that will claim a nomination at the 2021 Oscars, in the category of Best International Feature Film, is shown online on Sunday 17/1 and for twenty-four hours, with free access,…

House-museum for the Nobel Prize-winning poet Odysseas Elytis

The creation of a “house” to house the great legacy left by the Nobel Prize-winning poet Odysseas Elytis, puts the Ministry of Culture and Sports in the final stretch. The listed building and the two auxiliary buildings in Plaka,…