BUILDING OF OLD PARLIAMENT MONDAY 18 NOVEMBER 2013-11-22 “100 YEARS FROM THE UNION OF CRETE WITH GREECE” The Maritime Museum of Crete with the Historical Archive of Crete and the Historical National Museum in celebration “100 years from the union of Crete with mother Greece” hadorganized a brilliant event on Monday, November 18, 2013, at

Special Commemorative Folder 2013

Special Commemorative Folder Maritime Museum of Crete In the framework of completing the 40 years of operation of the Maritime Museum of Crete and the special relationship with Philately, on Friday, September 27, 2013, an outstanding expert commemorative folder was issued with a stamp of circulation from ELTA (διαστάσεις 18Χ9,5). This stamp was used by ELTA
The Maritime Museum of Crete, celebrating 40 years of work in the Naval History and Tradition of our country, is especially pleased to welcome the staff and friends of the Navy in our premises. Our primary purpose is the preservation and dissemination of the Maritime Navy’s Endless Naval History. For these reasons we once again

European days of Cultural Heritage 2013

THE EUROPEAN DAYS OF CULTURAL HERITAGE were formally adopted as a European program by the Council of Europe in 1991 and supported by the Commission of the European Union. From 1994 to 2000, the International Steering Committee had the Foundation “roi Baudouin” in Brussels, and since 2001 it has been replaced by the Centro National

World tourism day 2013

September 27, 2013. World Tourism Day. Established by the World Tourism Organization in 1970, in an effort to highlight the role and contribution of tourism in the economic, social and cultural development of the international community. The Maritime Museum of Crete, in collaboration with the Municipality of Chania and the Municipal Art Gallery, participated for

Exhibition lighthouses of the world 2013

The exhibition “Lighthouses of the World” was inaugurated on Saturday, 31 August 2013 at 8.30 am with the absolute success, which took place at the Historical Archives-Museum of Hydra in the framework of the “Κουντουριωτείων 2013”. The impressive opening ceremony began with the suggestion of the Director of the Historical Archive – Museum of Hydra, Mr.
On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Deputy Minister of National Defense Admiral Dim. Elefsiniotis within the framework of Visit – Information for Military Units of the Region, we had the honor to welcome him along with the Director of the Office Vice Admiral Ioannis Konstantinidis H.N. (ret.) and guide them to the museum. The presence in
For the 15th consecutive year, our Museum successfully organized Children’s Expression and Creation on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 as part of the Educational Programs and the participation of the world was great.The Educational Programs have begun in 1999 and we constantly improve and adapt to the new conditions. For one more year, we had the

I know and I respect my city 2013

With the participation of dozens of citizens of all ages, the Municipality of Chania continued on Sunday, March 24, the program that organizes and implements for the second consecutive year entitled “I know and respect my city”, including free guided tours of historical and cultural sites, museums and archaeological sites, in collaboration with scientific and

Visit of the retired officers of Navy 2013

On March 9, 2013 Members of the Union of Retired Officers of Navy Part of Crete visited our Museum and were guided to its premises. We are very happy and we believe we have managed to showcase our spaces and the way we all work together to develop it. There was also a thorough discussion