Unique historical material – rare, unpublished photographs and objects of the time – dedicated to the 80 years since the Battle of Crete will be exhibited from the historical archive of the collector and historical researcher Dimitris Skartsilakis and the collection of the collector and historian Stelios Tripalitakis.
WHEN: 20th – 30th May
Opening hours: 10: 00-14: 00 and 18: 00-22: 00
WHERE: Grand Arsenal, Mediterranean Centre of Architecture (CAM), 31, Akti Tombazi, Katechaki Square, Chania.
The purpose of the exhibition is to keep alive the memory and the events of the Second World War on the island, through authentic materials and historical narrative.
Exhibition curator: Dimitris Skartsilakis
Organization: Region of Crete – Peripheral Unit of Chania – Municipality of Chania – KEPPEDIH-KAM – Association for the Preservation of the Historical Memory of the Battle of Crete & Resistance
All precautionary measures against Covid-19 will be observed during the exhibition.