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  • A Byzantine New Testament Manuscript of the Dionysiou Monastery, Mt Athos, Returning home from the J.P. Getty Museum, Malibu

    A Byzantine New Testament Manuscript of significant archaeological and artistic value, belonging to the Dionysiou Monastery, Mt Athos, is currently in display at the Byzantine & Christian Museum, after having returned from the J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, CA, where it had been kept for decades.

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  • Opening of the exhibition Art of Medieval Serbia

    On Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 20.00 the Deputy Minister of Education & Religious Affairs, Culture & Sports Costas Tzavaras, and the Minister of Culture and Information of the Serbian Republic Mr. Bratislav Petković inaugurate at the Byzantine and Christian Museum, the exhibition "Art of Medieval Serbia".

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  • "Passages of Substance" by Kalliopi Lemos

    02 May 2013

    The Byzantine & Christian Museum, in cooperation with the Royal Danish Embassy in Greece, exhibits the work "Passages of Substance" by Kalliopi Lemos from 13 May to 8 September. This cooperation is part of the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Danish philosopher and religious thinker Søren Kierkegaard (1813-1855).

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  • Exhibition of the Byzantine & Christian Museum at Athens International Airport

    09.01.2012

    10/01/2012 30/04/2012

    Athens International Airport, in the framework of its cooperation with the Byzantine & Christian Museum, hosts at its premises a photo exhibition of the Museums Permanent Exhibition from January 10th until April 30th, 2012. The Byzantine Museum completed one year ago its new Permanent Exhibition of the Museums Collections, which was set up on the basis of a new museological concept, compatible with the requirements of contemporary museology.

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  • TRANSITION TO CHRISTIANITY: ART OF LATE ANTIQUITY, 3RD 7TH CENTURY A.D.

    05.12.2011

    Onassis Cultural Center in Midtown Manhattan, NY.

    The vibrant and complex life of the Eastern Mediterranean during a time of reinvention and renewal will be the subject of a major new exhibition at the Onassis Cultural Center in Midtown Manhattan.

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  • Post-Byzantine Collections. From Byzantium to the Modern Era

    21.05.2010

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  • Dr Demetrios Konstantios, the Director of the Byzantine & Christian Museum passed away.

    13.02.2010