On Sunday, November 26 at 6:30 pm, the grand opening of the painting exhibition entitled Memories of “Liberty Ships” at the Sailing Club in Chania of the ex Liberty Chief “CRETE” and painter now Ioannis Giapalakis. Duration until December 3rd. The exhibition includes 30 seascapes of legendary ships that contributed substantially to the development of the Greek
ANNOUNCEMENT ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF MARITIME MUSEUM OF CRETE TO: Members of the Naval Museum of Crete Dear Members, We know that the Annual Ordinary General Assembly of the Members of the Naval Museum of Crete according to article 23 of the Articles of Association, which will take place on Monday 28 January 2013 at
In the dramatic documentary of the 60-minute production of Maritime Museum of Crete, the historical course of Crete from 1855 until its liberation from the Ottoman yoke and its Union with Greece, with the main thrust of the impressive Revolution of 1866 and the main characters of Kydonias general leader, Yannis Hadjimichalis and his nephew
School Painting Competition with Collage In the framework of the educational programs of the Naval Museum of Crete, the children’s exhibition “Children’s Expression and Creation” is scheduled for the 16th consecutive year and on the occasion of the completion of the “10 years since the reconstruction of the Minoan ship”, a competition will be held
Starts on Sunday 9 March , 2014 the free guided tour “I KNOW and RESPECT my city: a trip to History, the Shockwaves, Memories and Colors of the city of Chania”, for the third consecutive year – the Municipality of Chania in collaboration with scientific and professional bodies of culture and tourism. “The response of
November 24, 2014 Participation in an event – presentation of the new editorial series “LEADERS” and specifically of the volume referring to Eleftherios Venizelos which was organized by Kathimerini newspaper and the National Research and Research Foundation “Eleftherios K. Venizelos” at the Center of Mediterranean Architecture, of the Historical Archive of Crete.
“Domenicos Theotopoulos before El Greco” December 4, 2014 to March 31, 2015 For the first time, an exhibition attempts to interpret Domenicos Theotokopoulos based on the social and cultural environment that has set his sovereign artistic choices. The report is developed in three sections. The first presents the importance of Crete for Venice in the
On Saturday, June 27, at 20:00, the “Admiral’s Naval Gallery Horatio Nelson” opens with an event in the atrium of the Firka Fortress in the harbor of Chania, in Crete. Speaker will be the Honorary Fleet Chief, Vice Admiral Konstantinos Mazarakis-Ainian, on the subject “Admiral Horatio Nelson, a timeless naval personality.” Afterwards, the exhibition of
A trip to the naval collection of British Admiral Horatio Nelson offers visitors the exhibition of Catherine Laskaridis Foundation which was inaugurated on Saturday night at the Maritime Museum of Crete in the presence of political and military authorities and several people. As Emmanuel Petrakis, Chairman of the Naval Museum, emphasized in his address, “Today’s
"In short, the Maritime Museum is a great proof of interest and love of our Greek Navy, who continues his wonderful traditions of war and peace, bequeaths in the provincial city of Greece a cultural building similar to the best of its kind."
Newspaper "Κρητική Επιθεώρισις" 25.02.1973.