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Major Benaki exhibition to commemorate 1821 War of Independence

Rare archival material on the Greek War of Independence against the Ottoman Turks will emerge from the vaults of three banks for an exhibit at Benaki Museum in 2021, to coincide with the 200th anniversary of the uprising's beginning in 1821.

Tracing Yannis Moralis’ visual universe

The retrospective exhibition of Greek painter Yannis Moralis at the Benaki Museum, has received over 35,000 visitors, of which 2,950 children of all ages.

Benaki Museum launches ‘One Minute Athens’ video competition

The Benaki Museum's Modern Greek Architecture Archives on Wednesday started accepting submissions for its 'One Minute Athens' video competition, inviting Athenians (and not only them) to enter their "one-minute slice" of the Greek capital,…

Camilla and Betty Baziana visit Benaki Museum

Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, and the wife of the Greek prime minister Betty Baziana paid a visit to the Benaki Museum in Athens during the British royal couple's official visit to Greece, Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA) sources…