PRESENTATION OF THE “MUSEUM OF THE SHIPBUILDING AND NAVAL ARTS OF THE AEGEAN”
26 November 2016, 16:30
The Museum Herakleidon, in collaboration with the Municipality of Samos and the Foundation “Nikolaos Dimitriou”of Samos, are organizing a presentation of the “Museum of the Shipbuilding and Naval Arts of the Aegean”, which is being created at Heraion of Samos.
Reference will be made to the importance of wooden ship construction and the need to showcase it within a museum framework, and there will be a presentation of the main elements and the educational philosophy of the “Museum of the Shipbuilding and Naval Arts of the Aegean”.

This is one of several events that are planned in parallel with the exhibition “Voyage – Greek Shipbuilding and Seafaring from Antiquity to Modern Times” and will take place at the building of 16 Herakleidon St., Thissio, on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 16:30.

Program

16:30-16:45 Welcome:
- Eleni Nomikou, Director of Museum Herakleidon
- Michalis Angelopoulos, Mayor of Samos
- Nikolaos Dimitriou, President of the Foundation “N.Dimitriou” of Samos

16:45-17:15 Presentation of the “Museum of Naval Architecture and Naval Arts of the Aegean”:
- Matroni Ktistou, Director of the Foundation “N. Dimitriou”
- Dr. Eleni Stefanou, Museologist
- Dr. Kostas Damianides, Architect

17:15-17:30 Questions - Discussion

[Photo: The varkalas “Aghios Dimitrios” from Chios. Following conservation and restoration work, it will be on exhibit at the “Museum of the Shipbuilding and Naval Arts of the Aegean”. Photographic archives MSNAA, Karlovasi 1990]

Information
Museum Herakleidon
Monday-Friday, 09:00-17:00
Τ: 210 34 61 981 - Ε: edu@herakleidon-art.gr
Foundation “Nikolaos Dimitriou”of Samos
Τ: 22730-62286

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