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The Acropolis Museum honors the anniversary of the 1900 years since the ascent to the throne of Emperor Hadrian, a friend and benefactor of Athens, with the presentation of an exquisite portrait of the Emperor found in Syngrou Avenue, and an interesting video, produced by the Museum, which showcases the Emperor’s immense building program concerning the city of Athens in the 2nd cent. AD. Hadrian’s work signifies the revival of Greek Letters and Science during the time of the Roman Empire.
The simple yet impressive presentation will be on display at the Museum ground floor from 15.1.2017 until 31.3.2017, daily during Museum opening times, with free admission to visitors. Read more.
On Friday 9 December 2016, at 8 p.m., the Acropolis Museum will welcome its visitors to a special musical evening dedicated to famous composers F. Chopin, F. Liszt, C. Debussy and M. Ruiz del Corral. Their works will be performed by the distinguished soloist pianist Sabine Weyer from Luxembourg. This musical event is held in collaboration with the Embassy of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg in Greece. Read more.