Official Visit

On Wednesday 29 May 2019, Ms. Olga Kefalogianni MP, visited the Jewish Museum of Greece, accompanied by her associates and Dr. Ilias Pessach, Friend of the JMG. Ms. Kefalogianni, was welcomed by the president of the BoD of the Museum, Mr. Samuel Matsas and the Museum’s director Ms. Zanet Battinou, who offered a guided tour to the special guests. At the end of the tour, having viewed both the permanent and temporary exhibitions, Ms. Kefalogianni conversed with Mr. Matsas and Ms. Battinou and was informed of the Museum’s mission and priorities, while she expressed particular interest in the Museum’s educational programs and exhibitions, in Holocaust Education, and the Museum’s commitment to promoting tolerance and combating racism, xenophobia and discrimination in our society.