AUGUST FULL MOON AT CHLEMOUTSI CASTLE

On Friday August 12 2022, the Ephorate of Antiquities of Ilia offered the Chlemoutsi castle archaeological site to the public to enjoy the moonlight, participating in the celebration of the August Full Moon. On this day, Chlemoutsi castle remained open until midnight, with free entrance, allowing visitors to tour the monument’s open exhibition areas, as well as […]

INTERNATIONAL FORUM ON CULTURAL ROUTES, PATHS AND SUSTAINABLE TOURISM

On May 13, 2022, in Bari, the Department of Tourism, Economy of Culture and Valorisation of  Territory of Puglia Region, as part of the strategic projects CoHeN – Coastal Heritage Network and TheRout_Net – Thematic Routes and Networks, funded by  Interreg Greece- Italy Program, organized the International Forum on Cultural Routes, Paths and Sustainable Tourism. […]

EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS AT OLYMPIA CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION CENTER

The Ephorate of Antiquities of Ilia organized two educational workshop at the Olympia Conference and Exhibition Center (SPAP)in the framework of its participation in ‘Coastal Heritage Network – CoHeN’ project funded by Interreg VA Program Greece – Italy 2014-2020. The first workshop, held on March 10th was addressed to teachers of primary and secondary schools of […]

STAKEHOLDERS WORKSHOP AT THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF IGOUMENITSA

The Ephorate of Antiquities of Thesprotia, which participates in the “Coastal Heritage Network – CoHeN” project, implemented with funding from the Interreg V-A Greece-Italy 2014-2020 program, welcomed with great joy on April 11, 2022 in “Sotiris Dakaris” Hall of the Archaeological Museum of Igoumenitsa the public and private stakeholders that are related to the tourist […]

CULTURAL HERITAGE AND EDUCATION: DESIGNING A LOCAL HISTORY PROGRAM

On December 17, 2021, the Ephorate of Antiquities of Thesprotia, which participates in the “Coastal Heritage Network – CoHeN” project, co-funded by European Union, European Regional Development Fund and by National Funds of Greece and Italy, organised in “Sotiris Dakaris Hall” in the Archaeological Museum of Igoumenitsa the workshop “Cultural heritage and education. Designing a […]

HOW IS RENOVATION WORK GOING IN VIESTE?

The San Felice Tower in the Municipality of Vieste will be restored and made accessible to the public thanks to “CoHeN – Coastal Heritage Network”, a project that aims to create the Adriatic-Ionian coastal route between the Puglia Region and Greece. The activities started thanks to the assignment of the final and executive design to […]

HOW IS RENOVATION WORK GOING IN NAFPAKTOS, VONITSA AND AKTIO?

Nafpaktos During the preceding period, in the eastern sector, west of the defensive walls of the Nafpaktos castle, earthmoving and excavations were carried out both on the roof terrace of the bastion of Oraia Dapia and at the Clock tower. Interesting facts about their building history were revealed, dating from the Venetian period to modern […]

HOW IS RENOVATION WORK GOING AT CHLEMOUTSI’S CASTLE?

Thanks to CoHeN project – with direct labour of the Ephorate of Antiquities of Ilia – it became possible to continue the work of consolidation, restoration and enhancement of the Chlemoutsi castle and specifically of Hall A3, which is identified with the kitchens of the princely fortress that dates back to the period of the […]