“A digital journey to Eleftherios Venizelos’ Crete” (Operational Programme CRETE 2014-2020).

“A digital journey to Eleftherios Venizelos’ Crete” (Operational Programme CRETE 2014-2020).

The project is about the creation of a digital cultural network for contemporary Greek and European history based on Eleftherios Venizelos and his action in Crete and mainly in Chania. The project comprises a wide range of activities, such as the digitization and documentation of archival material (5.449 records, 8.724 downloads) from the National Research Foundation “Eleftherios K. Venizelos” and from Eleftherios Venizelos’ Collection of the Chania Municipal Library, as well as digital interactive applications with the use of innovative technologies.
The aim of the project is to highlight and promote the five locations-landmarks of the life of Eleftherios Venizelos in Chania as places of historical and touristic value: Eleftherios Venizelos’ Residence – Museum, Chalepa The Birth House of Eleftherios Venizelos, Mournies Museum – Headquarters of the Therisso Revolution Venizelos’ Graves, Akrotiri Chania Municipal Library.
All five locations create a single digital network of cultural routes of modern Greek and European history focused on Eleftherios Venizelos.

Beneficiary: National Research Foundation “Eleftherios K. Venizelos”.

Σύμβαση: 29/10/2020. Διάρκεια: 18 μήνες.



Α memorial event-tribute to Giannis Kokolakis.
Shall we go to the museum? The Foundation celebrates the International Museum Day 2022 (18.04.2022).

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