Social events


All conference participants are welcome to a reception sponsored by the Canadian Embassy of Greece and Edinburgh University Press. The reception will take place at the Athens University History Museum, otherwise known as Palio Panepistimio or Oikia Kleanthous (5 Tholou Street, Plaka, tel. 210-3689500). Time: 19.30-23.00.

Palio Panepistimio - area map

On Sunday evening, 26th April, between 21.30 and 24.00, there will be a banquet at the Kafeneion Oraia Hellas, Mitropoleos 59, Monastiraki, tel. 210-3211131. Directions as to how to get to the resaturant will be provided at registration. The price for participants is 20 Euros.

Cultural Excursion

An excursion to the sites of Ancient Corinth, Mycenae, the City of Nafplion and the Ancient Theater of Epidaurus may be possible, depending on participation, on Monday April 27, for the approximate price of 25 Euros (coach + tour guide) (departure time: 8.30 a.m., return to Athens: 8.30 p.m). The entrance fee to the archaeological sites will be an extra 20 Euros (6+8+6). You should also consider an amount of 20 Euros for lunch (optional). If interested, please send an e-mail to Gerasimos ( The 25 Euros should be paid the first day of the conference during registration.

Korinthia - Argolida - area map