10 October 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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Travel with Jason and Danae and follow the course of Alexander the Great. Travel around the world, see museums and monuments and learn about the cultures that were influenced by the Macedonian king all over the world!

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Interactive Tour at the Ancient Agora

The spectators visit the site of the Ancient Agora and, under the guidance of a special Museum Educator, they have the opportunity to choose themselves the course they will follow. The representation of the Agora in three different moments in history provides visitors with the opportunity to perceive the development through time and the changes in the site's function from era to era, as it is recorded in its architectural and city-planning differentiations.

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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

First Balkan War

The First Balkan War begun in October 1912. After the rejection of the Greek ultimatum to the Ottoman government, the Greek army in Thessaly occupied Elassona, Kozani and Grevena. Then, it was decided to occupy Thessaloniki. The decisive battle took place ...

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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.