Jul 18, 2016

Exhibition 1956-2016


On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the devastating earthquake on July 9, 1956, the archaeologist Lefteris Zorzos presents rare photographs, newspaper clippings and witnesses’ accounts related to the earthquake. You can see the aftermath of the most tragic moment in the modern history of the island at the Estia of Pyrgos Cultural Center at Pyrgos central square. The exhibition runs until July 24 with opening hours 10:00-13:00 and 18:00-21:00 and free admission.