A new pocket book was released by our Museum before COVID-19. Contains excellent photos along with documented texts in Greek and English, for Chania and its Region and for the Maritime Museum of Crete. The book promotes our History and Culture in the best way. Available exclusively from our Museum in a limited number of
Once again, we are pleased to welcome the award-winning Music of the Navy, made available by the Chief of the Navy’s General Staff, for a special music meeting on Sunday 02 August, 2020. Navy Music will be with us for a musical journey with great tunes giving “Our best years”. Well-known and beloved songs from
In the magazine of the newspaper “Εθνικό Κύρηκας” of Saturday – Sunday 11-12 July, 2020 a special dedication for our Museum. We warmly thank Mr. and Mrs. Ant. Diamatari for their interest and love for the work of our Museum. https://www.ekirikas.com/ellada_politismos/arthro/naytiko_mouseio_kritis_naytiki_paradosi_kai_politismiki_klironomia-572882/
Dear friends, From Monday, June 15, 2020, the Maritime Museum of Crete will welcome the visitors, after three months that remained closed due to the special measures to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus COVID-19. For the next period of time, the visits will be organized based on the observance of rules, to ensure that your
We would like to inform you that after the consent judgment of the Members of the Board of Directors of the Maritime Museum of Crete, considering the proliferative growth of the Coronavirus COVID-19 as well as the visits of group of students and tourists; it has been decided that we’ll be closing our doors to
In celebration of the 106th anniversary of the Union of Crete with the rest of Greece, anniversary events were held. In the early hours of Sunday, December 01, 2019, at the end of the doxology at the Holy Metropolitan Church of Chania, the President of the Hellenic Republic held the Greek Flag at the Firka
A free tour took place on Saturday November 30, 2019 at the premises of the Maritime Museum of Crete. The tour was part of the highly successful free tour program of the Municipality of Chania “KNOWING OUR MUNICIPALITY”, which is being carried out in collaboration with Archeology, tourist and other local authorities, in order to
Tuesday morning, November 12, 2019, we had the honor and pleasure to receive at our Museum the Moldovan Ambassador Anatol Vangheli, who was in Chania to attend the inauguration of the Honorary Consulate of Moldova in Chania. A tour of our premises was attended by the new Honorary Ambassador Mr. Yiannis Theodoroglakis as well as
In the afternoon of Sunday, November 10th, we had the honor and the pleasure of being the Maritime Museum of Crete to welcome representatives of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences to our premises. The Head of the Academic Delegates was the President of the School, Mr. Xie Fuzhan, who represented, and various departments of
The Maritime Museum of Crete participated in the work of the 21st Education and Modern Greek Cultural Heritage Information Meeting organized by the Directorate of Modern Cultural Heritage in collaboration with the Greek section of the International Council of Museums (ICOM), on “Experiments: Performing Arts at the Museum ”, at the Ministry of Culture on