On Sunday 22nd May 2016, the travelling version of the exhibition “Synagonistis: Greek Jews in the National Resistance” was inaugurated at the Museum of National Resistance in Koryschades, Karpenisi.

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.

Form more information on the opening days and hours of the Museum of National Resistance, please contact the Museum at (+30) 22370-24996 και (+30) 6986-824545. 

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.