2018 SIS Study Tour to Athens, Greece
Based in the Greek capital, delegates will have the opportunity to explore collections of historic scientific instruments at the following venues:
Sunday 13 May
Welcome Reception (evening)
Monday 14 May
Cycladic Art Museum
Museum of History of the University of Athens
Tuesday 15 May
Museum of the University of Athens, Zografou Campus
(Museums of Education, Zoology, Paleontology and Geology)
Penteli Observatory (Newall Telescope)
Wednesday 16 May
Full day excursion to Cape Sounion to see the Temple of Poseidon and the ancient metalworking sites of Lavrio.
Thursday 17 May
Maraslios Pedagogical School
Museum of Geoastrophysics
Gala dinner (evening)
Friday 18 May
National Archaeological Museum (Antikythera Mechanism)
Delegates are free to depart in the afternoon
Approximate cost: £450 per person to include all excursions, coach travel, lunches and the gala dinner. Delegates will need to arrange their own travel and accommodation.
For further information and to book a place please contact the SIS Executive Officer, Sarah Cavalier email@example.com. Delegates are requested to register by 23 March 2018 at the latest.