February Fun & Opera Adventures At The Maria Callas Museum

  • by XpatAthens
  • Monday, 05 February 2024
February Fun & Opera Adventures At The Maria Callas Museum
Discover the captivating world of Maria Callas at the first-ever museum dedicated to the iconic soprano, a true benchmark for 20th-century opera. This February, the Maria Callas Museum of the Municipality of Athens is inviting enthusiasts of all ages to get acquainted with the life and artistry of this legendary diva.

Museum Program Highlights for February:

1. Free Guided Tours for Seniors 65+
  • Every Thursday in February and March at 11:00 a.m.
  • A unique opportunity for visitors aged 65 and above to explore the museum's treasures with complimentary guided tours included in the ticket price.
  • Plan your visit: Duration: 50 minutes; Entrance: 7 euros for 65+; Tour: free. Limited seats; early arrival is recommended.
2. Movie Screening: "Callas Forever" (2002)
  • Sunday, February 18 at 18:00.
  • In collaboration with the Italian Educational Institute, enjoy the film directed by Franco Zeffirelli, with Italian dialogue and Greek subtitles.
  • General Admission: €10/person. Duration: 1h 45m. Combine your museum visit with the film for a comprehensive experience.
3. Family Workshops on Saturdays
  • "Sets and Stories" on February 17, ages 8 to 12, from 10:30 to 11:30 am.
  • Children and chaperones get creative with a workshop inspired by museum exhibits and opera stories, becoming set designers and bringing their imaginative worlds to life.
  • Theatrical workshop. Limited to 20 children. Participation: 8 euros per child with a museum ticket or companion. A phone reservation is required.
4. Creative Narratives: "Fourfouris 1: Music"
  • Saturday, February 17, for ages 3-5, from 3:00 to 4:00 pm.
  • A storytelling session with theatrical, musical-motor games, and visual activities for children accompanied by their guardians.
  • Participation: 7 euros per child with museum entrance or companion. A phone reservation is needed up to 10 days before the workshop.
Booking Details:
  • To plan your visit and reserve your spot, call 210-44-04 204.
  • For online bookings, please click here!

Note: Limited tickets are available; book in advance to secure your spot. For in-person ticket purchases, visit the Maria Callas Museum box office. Telephone reservations are accepted from Tuesday to Friday, 11:00–16:00.