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  • THE RESURRECTION OF JESUS CHRIST International Icon Painting Competition

    June 25th to July 22nd 2018

    In the context of the annual icon painting competition organized by the Interparliamentary Assembly on Orthodoxy the exhibition The Resurrection of Jesus Christ is hosted at the Byzantine and Christian Museum from June 25th to July 22nd 2018, presenting 63 works which participated in the competition, after being selected by an international experts jury...

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  • DIGITAL EXHIBITION OF ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY TOMB OF CHRIST: THE MONUMENT AND THE PROJECT AT THE BYZANTINE AND CHRISTIAN MUSEUM

    The emblematic project of the conservation and rehabilitation of the Holy Aedicule of the Holy Sepulchre in the Church of Resurrection in Jerusalem, that was successfully accomplished by the Interdisciplinary Team of the National Technical University of Athens and delivered to the three Christian Communities, Guardians of the Holy Tomb, in March 2017, is presented in the Temporary Digital Exhibition of Advanced Technology Tomb of Christ: the Monument and the Project at the Byzantine and Christian Museum from 21 May 2018 until 31 January 2019...

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  • 360 Virtual Tour at the exhibition Hermitage. Gateway to history

    07.03.2018

    Enjoy this 360 Virtual Tour at the exhibition Hermitage. Gateway to history, which was in display ...

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  • The Byzantine and Christian Museum, which is based in Athens, is one of Greeces national museums. Its areas of competency are centred on but not limited to religious artefacts of the Early Christian, Byzantine, Medieval, post-Byzantine and later periods which it exhibits, but also acquires, receives, preserves, conserves, records, documents, researches, studies, publishes and raises awareness of. The museum has over 25,000 artefacts in its possession. The artefacts date from between the 3rd and 20th century AD, and their provenance encompasses the entire Greek world, as well as regions in which Hellenism flourished. The size and range of the collections and value of the exhibits makes the Museum a veritable treasury of Byzantine and post-Byzantine art and culture.

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  • Byzantine Museum. An open museum to everybody...

    The spot referring to the Byzantine Museum presented by the internationally renowned actor George Corraface

    The spot was created as part of a communication campaign for the promotion of Hellenic Museums by the "Alliance for Greece". The spot referring to the Byzantine and Christian Museum is presented by the internationally renowned actor George Corraface, and is directed by Takis Zervoulakis. The music is composed by Stavros Xarhakos.

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