29 November 2015


Foundation of the Hellenic World
Poulopoulou 38
118 51 Athens
Tel.: +30 212 254 5000
Fax : +30 212 254 3838



Foundation of the Hellenic World on Facebook!

Facebook, one of the greatest social utilities on the Internet, provides people all over the world with the opportunity to communicate, exchange articles, express their opinions and share their ideas. Foundation of the Hellenic World, one of the most important cultural organizations in Greece, establishes its presence on Facebook and invites you to participate. Learn and disseminate activities related to Hellenic history and culture through your everyday involvement on the Internet.
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Enabling future generations to find their roots...

The Foundation of the Hellenic World has undertaken the work of preserving the personal and family memories of Hellenism and presenting them to the future generations of Greeks. Through the personal and family history of every refugee, from Asia Minor, Black Sea, Eastern Thrace or Constantinople, we reconstruct the character of Hellenic presence both within and outside the present day borders.
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Book: "Agora of Athens. A journey in four Dimensions"

Printed album with three-dimensional photorealistic digital reconstructions of the buildings of the Ancient Agora in the Classical Period. It brings to life, with excellent accuracy, one of the most important sites of ancient Hellenic culture and of the Classical world.

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Darwin: the mystery of life

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 Darwin.

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"A Walk Through Ancient Priene"

Priene, in Asia Minor Ionia, the most extensively excavated Hellenistic city in Asia Minor and an excellent example of Hellenistic architecture, comes to life in FHW's production "A Walk Through Ancient Priene". With the creation of a structured environment, clear and balanced, the city expressed the mature philosophical and political thinking of the Classical Period. Public buildings, private residencies and temples constitute the sights of this tour of this city of Asia Minor.

Lazaros Efraimoglou

Founder & President
Foundation of the Hellenic World

1932 - 2013

28th of October 1940

On the 28th of October 1940 the Italian government sent an ultimatum to the Greek one, requesting free passage of Italian troops through Greek soil and control of numerous strategic locations in the country. Ioannis Metaxas rejected the humiliating ultimat ...

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FHW's Friends Associ-


All the Foundation's productions, handmade jewelry of well known artists and a large collection of souvenirs, music CDs and books are available at the Museum Shop.
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Internet portal Asia Minor

The portal includes all the productions (Internet sites, 3D representations, Virtual Reality, books, CD-ROMs, documentaries) created by the Foundation regarding Asia Minor cities.