On Saturday 10 February, 2024, as part of a commemorative event, on the occasion of the anniversary of the bombing of the Revolutionary Camp of Akrotiri, a visit was made to the Maritime Museum of Crete by the Secretary General of the Aegean and Islands Policy, Mr. Manolis Koutoulakis. We had the pleasure of discussing
The Chairman, the Board of Directors and the Staff of the Maritime Museum of Crete wish you a Merry Christmas and a Creative New Year.
From the participation of our Museum in the Celebrations for the 110 years of the Union of Crete with Mother Greece! After the end of the Doxology in the Metropolis of Chania and the raising of the Greek Flag at the “Firka” Fortress, a visit-guided tour of the premises of the Maritime Museum of Crete
The Maritime Museum of Crete on Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at 19:00 at the “Mikis Theodorakis” Theater in the Venetian Port of Chania will present the Calendar of the Port Authority of Chania of the first Harbor Master Georgiou Kourokoutis P.N. entitled “Calendar of the prevailing winds and events in the area of the port
The Maritime Museum of Crete on Tuesday, November 28, 2023 at 18:30 at Neorio Moro, Permanent Exhibition of Ancient and Traditional Shipbuilding will present the book by distinguished journalist Margarita Pournara entitled “Adrias, They Were All Heroes, the biography of the legendary destroyer”. This is an excellent book, about the heroic action of the destroyer
With great honor, the Chairman and members of the Board of Directors of the Maritime Museum of Crete attended the opening of the Maritime Museum of Thira on Saturday, October 21, 2023 on the island of Santorini. The maritime history of Thira is reflected in the Maritime Museum, which was renovated with the sponsorship of
In the context of the excellent relations between the Maritime Museum of Crete and the Aikaterinis Laskaridis foundation, Mr. Panos Laskaridis, recognizing our work and the effort to promote Naval History, was kind enough to make available to us for viewing an excellent painting by Emilios Prosalenis. This sea painting “Sailboat in the Open Sea”,
  1973-2023. Fifty years of operation of the Maritime Museum of Crete are completed. Fifty years of effort to preserve and promote the maritime tradition and history of our country. As part of the various anniversary events, a Concert is being organized on Saturday, August 19, 2023 at 20:00, in the courtyard of the “Firka”
On Thursday, July 27, 2023, we had the honor and pleasure of welcoming the Governor and Crew Officers of the Indian Warship “INS Chennai”, who were given an extensive tour of the premises of the Maritime Museum of Crete. At the end of the tour, the customary exchange of gifts took place.
The Municipality of Chania, the Municipal Art Gallery of Chania and the Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation invite you on Friday, July 21, 2023 at 20:00 to the opening of the exhibition “Konstantinos Volanakis Nostos tis thalassas” at the Municipal Art Gallery of Chania – Halidon 98-102. The exhibition is under the auspices of S.A. of the