Category The Parthenon Marbles, Athens, Greece

The Acropolis Museum

So now I feel a little more educated, after visiting the comprehensive museum. Having whisked past all the pots and urns as usual (a cooking pot is a cooking pot, whatever the age, in my opinion), we headed upstairs to the floor dedicated to the Parthenon and the Parthenon Sculptures. So often when I visit […]

Athens – Cradle of Civilisation

LOSING THEIR MARBLES I am sat at a cafe in the Thissio district of Athens, alongside the Ancient Agora at the base of the Parthenon. Tomorrow I shall be visiting the Museum of the Acropolis. I am sure it will be a wonderful visit, but of course there is one ‘exhibit’ missing – the Parthenon […]