“SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the material testimonies of the past – Summer 2016”. Yannis Harkoutsis

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PRESS RELEASE The summer cycle of musical performances under the general title “SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the material testimonies of the past”, with hour-long performances of works and improvisations in front of selected exhibits of the Heraklion Archaeological Museum, is coming to a close. In the fourth and final musical tour, the […]

“SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the material testimonies of the past”. Anastasia Papanastasiou, Lia Babaletaki

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PRESS RELEASE Continuing the cycle of musical performances “SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the material testimonies of the past”, with hour-long performances of works and improvisations “commenting on” selected exhibits of the Heraklion Archaeological Museum. In the third musical tour, violinist Anastasia Papanastasiou and flautist Lia Babaletaki visit the “world” of the Minoan […]

“SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the material testimonies of the past”. Isis Mouza

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Continuing the series of musical performances “SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the material testimonies of the past”, in the exhibition rooms of the Heraklion Archaeological Museum, with the aim of highlighting the collections to the accompaniment of music. The cycle, under the general title of “SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the […]

“SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the material testimonies of the past”. Stelios Petrakis

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The Heraklion Archaeological Museum is inaugurating a cycle of musical performances in the exhibition rooms of the Museum in order to highlight the collections to the accompaniment of music. The cycle, under the general title of “SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the material testimonies of the past”, includes hour-long performances of works and […]

“SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the material testimonies of the past”

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“SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical journeys through the material testimonies of the past” The Heraklion Archaeological Museum presents a new cycle of musical performances in the exhibition rooms of the Museum, in order to highlight exhibits and displays to the accompaniment of music. The cycle, under the general title of “SOUNDS OF THE MUSES: Musical […]

Visual translations of Linear A and Linear B

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The educational program “Visual translations of Linear A and Linear B” which will be held at the Archaeological Museum from 21 to 23 June 2016 (hours 11:00 am to 15:00 pm) presents creative design projects with educational character; these were created through modern optical communication technologies by designers of Sheffield Hallam University-Sheffield Institute of Arts […]

“Ariadne’s Thread and Penelope’s Loom. Penelope Gandhi at Heraklion Archaeological Museum”

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The Heraklion Archaeological Museum, in the context of actions intended to connect the Museum with local society, is co-organising with the University of the Mountains an exhibition on “Ariadne’s Thread and Penelope’s Loom. Penelope Gandhi at Heraklion Archaeological Museum”. The events will take place from Tuesday 24 May to Monday 20 June 2016 in the […]

International Museum Day 2016. “Museums and Cultural Landscapes” JUKTAS: NATURAL AND ANTHROPOGENIC LANDSCAPE

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JUKTAS: NATURAL AND ANTHROPOGENIC LANDSCAPE The Heraklion Archaeological Museum, in collaboration with the Heraklion Ephorate of Antiquities, the Natural History Museum of Crete, the Environmental Educational Centre of Archanes – Rouvas – Gouves and the Municipality of Archanes – Asterousia, is organising a series of events entitled “Juktas: Natural and Anthropogenic Landscape”, in the context […]