In the context of the Greek-Chinese Friendship Year, the Herakleidon Museum presents in its two Thiseio buildings the exhibition “Ancient Chinese Science and Technology” featuring 90 exhibits from the China Museum of Science and Technology of China in Beijing.
The “Ancient Chinese Science and Technology” exhibition will for the first time show to the Greek public some of Chinese culture’s most admirable technological achievements. Chinese scientific discoveries include all fields, such as mathematics, physics, chemistry, astronomy, geophysics, biology, agricultural science, medicine, pharmaceutics, engineering, and so on. The exhibition focuses on 4 key themes: Astronomy and Time Measurement, Navigation and Orientation, Textiles and Embroidery, Paper Manufacturing and Printing.
At the same time, , through specially designed educational activities, students in all grades will be able to get a grasp of the Chinese viewpoint on the advancement of scientific thinking, as compared to that of the Greeks.
Where: Herakleidon Museum
When: Until April 29, 2018
General admission: €5-7