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Acropolis Museum by Night

On Saturday 19 May 2012 the Acropolis Museum celebrated the European Night of Museums and had free admission from 8 p.m. until 12 midnight. In the Museum’s entrance courtyard, the Athens Municipality Symphonic Orchestra presented the latest symphonies by W. A. Mozart and F. J. Haydn, two of the most important representatives of the Classical era.  You may review high quality images here.

 

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The flame’s journey starts in Olympia, Greece.

The Olympic Flame’s journey starts in Olympia, Greece home of the Olympics and arrives in the UK on May 18, 2012 before setting out on a 70-day Torch Relay. Commemorating the theft of fire from the Greek god Zeus by Prometheus, where a fire was kept burning throughout the celebration of the ancient Olympics. The Olympic Torch is ignited several months before the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games at the site of the ancient Olympics. (more…)