“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 LANDSCAPEThe 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 of […]