The Ministry of Culture said on Tuesday it had registered itself as ex lege rightful owner of the Acropolis, putting to rest "the false issue" of whether property rights to ancient monuments have been turned over to foreign entities or funds.
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According to a decision made by the Greek Ministry of Culture, the majority of Greek archaeological sites, museums and exhibitions will change their hours of operation between January 7 and February 28, 2019.
Ministry of Culture staff, including guards and archaeologists, held a protest rally at the entrance to the Acropolis on Thursday, for a 24-hour strike they had called.
An official inquiry into an act of vandalism at the Byzantine and Christian Museum in Athens on July 28 has been initiated, the Ministry of Culture said on Thursday, adding that there was "no irreparable damage to exhibits."
A UNESCO committee for the return of cultural property "recognised for the first time the historical, cultural, legal and ethical aspects of the return by Britain of the Parthenon Sculptures to Greece," the Ministry of Culture said on…
Preliminary results from the coastal site Lambogianna in the southern Argolid showed that architectural remains of the community in the water go as far back as 3000 BC, the ministry of culture announced recently.
Epigraphist and former director of the Epigraphical Museum Dina Peppa-Delmouzou died on March 12, the ministry of culture announced, expressing its condolences on Tuesday.
All the preparatory work before reconstruction begins on a major ancient public building on the island of Delos has been completed, the ministry of Culture announced on Thursday.
A French national, 22, was arrested by security police shortly after midnight on Tuesday morning for destroying security cameras with a crowbar outside the ministry of Culture, on Bouboulinas Street in Athens, near the Polytechnic…
One of the largest Mycenean-era carved tombs ever found in Greece has been discovered in Orchomenos in Viotia, the culture ministry announced on Monday.