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THE GOOSE GAME Renewed by the Greeks

    We present to you the renewed board game from the collection of the Philhellenism Museum It is a game that traces its roots to ancient Greece, and the feats of Theseus, who crosses the galleries of the labyrinth in search…

News

Monument in favor of the fallen Hungarian Philhellenes in Peta

    The Society for Hellenism and Philhellenism (SHP) participated in the ceremony organized on June 20, 2021 by the Municipality of Peta (municipality of Nikolaos Skoufa) in favor of the fallen Hungarian Philhellenes in…

Biographies

William Townsend Washington, an American Philhellene in the Greek Revolution

    William Townsend Washington (1802-1827) was an American Philhellene from the State of Virginia in the United States of America. He was a Lieutenant in the US Army (4th Artillery Regiment). After attending the West Point…

Presentations

The story of the great German Philhellene Heinrich Treiber

Professor Nikos Apostolidis, member of the Advisory Committee of SHP, talks about his important ancestor and his contribution to the Greek Revolution.

Press – Media

PRESS RELEASE

Inauguration of the Philhellenism Museum and the Lord Byron Medal Award Ceremony to Philhellenes who fought for Greece during the Greek War of Independence of 1821.

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An early sketch of the flag of the Greek Revolution by an American Philhellene

    Letter of 1824 (SHP collection, Philhellenism Museum) Article by George Thomareis   The letter constitutes a precious part of Greek history. It is a letter written on 28 January 1824 in New York by some…

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