Synagonistis: Greek Jews in the National Resistance
inauguration of the exhibition in Volos

Press Release

On Sunday 22nd November 2015, the travelling version of the exhibition Synagonistis: Greek Jews in the National Resistance will be inaugurated at Museum of the City of Volos.

The exhibition was realized within the framework of a mutual program of co-operation with the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Athens and presents photographs, documents, letters, proclamations, resistance newspapers, original artefacts, weaponry and other relevant material will be presented to the public for the first time. The exhibition accompanies a bilingual catalogue while, director David Gavriilidis has produced a documentary film, which explores this subject engaging people, places and events. The permanent exhibition is also accompanied by specially designed educational programs for schools.

Exhibition duration: Sunday, 22nd November 2015 – Sunday, 28th February 2016.

Opening hours: Tuesday – Sunday: 10:30 – 13:30, Wednesday & Friday: 18:00- 21:00, Museum of the City of Volos, 17, Feron Street, 383 34, Volos, Greece, Tel.: +30-210 – 32 25 582, fax: +30-210 – 32 31 577, e-mail: [email protected], website: http://www.diki.gr/museum/EL/info/default.asp.

For more information and photographic or printed material, please contact: The Jewish Museum of Greece, 39 Nikis st., Athens, Greece, 105 57, telephone: (+30) 210 3225582, fax: (+30) 210 3231577, e-mail: [email protected], from Monday-Friday 09:00-14:30.