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EVENT

A car-theater is out in the streets of Alexandria!

VENUE

Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology

Pindarou 6, Athens

DATE

07 - 28 May 2022

COMPLETED

DESCRIPTION

Sound, movement and light effects follow each other and come to amaze us!

The engineers of ancient Greece invent and built the first automatic theaters. Thanks to the famous mechanical Heron, the god Dionysus is praised with an automatic show designed in his honor. Heron chose to unfold the event on a hidden wheeled mechanism. So he built a genius car which transported and “magically” enlivened the whole show.

The love of the ancient Greeks for the theater comes to life in Kotsanas Museum through an admirable technological upgrade. People, maenads, gods and technology meet in order to tell their unique stories. The Heronian Theater meets the myth and science and reveals unknown aspects of ancient Greek culture.

 

Thematic experience for adults and children

Every Saturday at 18:30 – cost 7€ per person

Available on Saturdays 7, 14, 21 and 28 May.

 

*Extended opening hours of the Museum on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays of May, until 20:00.

 

The event follows all required guidelines of the public health authority to prevent the spread of COVID 19.

Closest Metro Station: Syntagma

Metro to Venue: 6  minutes walking

Wheelchair Accessibility YES

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