International Museum Day in Greece

(GREEK NEWS AGENDA)  May 18 has been designated as International Museum Day. This year’s theme is museums and tourism in the form of sustainable cultural activity.  The ICOM Hellenic National Committee is participating in the celebration, organising a series of events at museums around the country (from May 15 to 25).  The main event is taking place in Athens, at the building of the Athens Conservatory which currently houses the National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST). On this day, entrance to museums is free.  Hellenic Ministry of Culture:Programme of events (in Greek)