Course: Modern Greek at the NIA (Levels I and III)

Doing archeological fieldwork, studying, travelling, doing an internship – in short, staying in Greece is more engaging when you are able to communicate in… Greek! Together with the Nederlands Instituut Athene and UvA’s Modern Greek department, Taalhuis Amsterdam has developed intensive Greek courses in Athens. The courses are geared to students and PhD’s. In this 10 day course […]

Workshop “The Greek War of Independence and the Ottomans: Impact, Perceptions and Transformation within and beyond the Empire”

The Netherlands Institute at Athens is organizing a two day workshop on 13-14 September 2021 in Athens with the title “The Greek War of Independence and the Ottomans: Impact, Perceptions and Transformation within and beyond the Empire” on the occasion of the anniversary of 200 years of the Greek war of independence. Register in advance […]

Library Reopening

The Netherlands Institute at Athens is pleased to announce the reopening of its library to readers from Monday 28 June, following the recent announcement by the government (ΦΕΚ 2476/Β/10-6-2021). Until further notice the library will operate only by appointment through e-mail or phone: nia@nia.gr, 210 9210760. The number of users is limited to ensure physical […]

“Crowdsourcing heritage and the interaction between museums and local communities” (available online)

We are happy to publish the recording of the first discussion of the Current Challenges in Cultural Management and Heritage Tourism seminars. The discussion on the topic “Crowdsourcing heritage and the interaction between museums and local communities” was held between Nicole Van Dijk, social anthropologist, curator of the Museum Rotterdam and Director of Stichting Wijkcollectie […]