Green Cultural Routes

Green Cultural Routes

Start Date:  09 May 2019

End Date:  10 May 2019

The Museum of Byzantine Culture participates in the “Green Cultural Routes” for a seventh consecutive year and highlights the plant world through its exhibits.

The Green Cultural Routes is a nation-wide action, organized by the Ministry of Culture and Sports. The aim is to promote the sustainable development by educating citizens on the protection and promotion of both the natural environment and the cultural wealth of the country.

In this context, the Museum of Byzantine Culture organizes the following actions:

  • Thursday 9 May 2019, 12.00: thematic guided tours through the Museum’s galleries. The guided tours aim to the promotion of the presence of the plant world on items of the permanent exhibition and it is held by archaeologists of the Museum. Visitors will watch the shape and symbolism of the plants in the art of Byzantines through the items of the permanent exhibition.
  • Friday 10 May 2019, 12.00: thematic guided tour through the Museum’s galleries. The guided tour aims to the promotion of the presence of the plant world on items of the permanent exhibition and it is held by an archaeologist of the Museum. Visitors will watch the shape and symbolism of the plants in the art of Byzantines through the items of the permanent exhibition. The guided tour will be completed with the distribution of seasonal plants, in cooperation with the Municipality of Thessaloniki.

For the participants in the events the entrance to the Museum will be free.
 

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