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Hellenic Cosmos
254 Pireos street
177 78 Tavros

Tel: 212 254 0000
Fax: 212 254 0123
hellenic-cosmos@fhw.gr



 
An innovative exhibition of FHW, at the «Hellenic Cosmos» Cultural Centre with precious exhibits from the Greek Navy.  The “Stories of Valour” presents another approach to the history of the Greek Navy, as it evolves from the years of the Revolution of 1821 to the present day. In the wreck of a ship, which composes the exhibition scene, develops all the major episodes of the route of the Navy, through unknown small stories.   Selected objects, never exposed before, are presented together with photographs, audio and video documents, so that visitors can participate with all their senses, understand, be moved and reflect. The new exhibition, an FHW production, at the Cultural Centre "Hellenic Cosmos" from February 16.
 
The city of Miletus on the western coast of Asia Minor, one of the most important cities in Ionia, comes to life again in the Virtual Reality production "A Walk Through Ancient Miletus". This production, in the special environment of immersion of "Tholos", uses some new technical characteristics, which allow the development of multiple directions of digital life in the virtual space and not a predetermined course.
 
The three-dimensional film-documentary entitled "Darwin: the mystery of life" is being presented at "Tholos", the Virtual Reality theatre of Hellenic Cosmos, from November 2011. The film promises an adventurous journey of discovery of the evolution of life in our planet through the eyes of Da
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This programme provides a complete tour to the sacred site of ancient Olympia in the 2nd century BC. Monuments and sacred buildings come to life, enabling visitors to participate in the events and the rituals of the Olympic Games and to learn about the history of the city.
 
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMES
Sunday Educational Programmes
Every Sunday morning Hellenic Cosmos hosts educational programmes for children 5 to 12 years old, which are designed and implemented by FHW's special museum educators.

Taking as their starting point the ancient Greek world, mythology, art, fairy tales and many other issues these programmes aim at promoting communication and creativity in an entertaining way. Nature and contemporary everyday life are the inspiration for yet another cycle of educational programmes which wish to increase the public's awareness of issues, such as the weather, time, being different, recycling.

Through discussions, games and various constructions, as well as audiovisual stimuli, and most of all, through the children’s active participation, the programmes activate their imagination and creativity.

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INFORMATIONS
The first application deals with Hellenic Cosmos and provides users with the opportunity to be informed about the activities of the Cultural Centre, but also to learn everything about its identity, its areas and its history. The application is free and can be installed in iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad, as well as in android smartphones and tablets.
 
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMES
Saturday Educational Programmes

Family educational programmes for children 3-5 years old. Experiential activities with issues inspired by mythology, Greek diet and folklore.

Each Saturday morning at Hellenic Cosmos.
Duration: 70 minutes
Opening: 11:30
Booking by telephone: +30 212 254 0640

 
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