Ancient Inventions Extension | Athens | To May 8

Ancient Inventions Extension | Athens | To May 8

The Herakleidon Museum Annex in central Athens presents “The Amazing Inventions of the Ancient Greeks,” an exhibition of items from the Museum of Ancient Greek Technology founded by Kostas Kotsanas in Katakolo, in the Peloponnese. The display showcases functional models of some of the most extraordinary ancient Greek inventions, including Philo’s “robot-servant” and Aeneas’ hydraulic telegraph. The exhibition is accompanied by a series of photographs by Anthi Xenaki on 6th century BC technology. The show’s display has been extended to May 8, 2016. The museum is open Fridays to Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Herakleidon Museum Annex, 37 Apostolou Pavlou, Thiseio,  tel 210.346.1981, www.herakleidon-art.gr

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