Showcasing Crete’s cultural identity

Showcasing Crete’s cultural identity

Culture Minister Lina Mendoni on Monday inaugurated the Archaeological Museum of Messara, in the region of Gortys on Crete. It is part of a network of museums set up to ‘strengthen the cultural identity of Crete.’ “Today, with the Messara Museum as a center – a project with a budget of around 8 million euros – we are creating Cultural Routes throughout the entire region, which includes major archaeological sites such as Gortys and Phaistos,” she said.

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