The northern Aegean region presents, in the framework of Greece-Russia Year, the exhibition “The Aegean Islands, the Birth of the Archipelago”, at the Polytechnic School of the Moscow.
The exhibition which is organized at the initiative of the Natural History Museum of the Petrified Forest of Lesvos presents in a unique way the birth of the Aegean in the geohistorical period, and highlights the unique and authentic beauty of the Aegean and the Mediterranean Sea.
The number of rare exhibits, the rich photographic material, the audiovisual presentations and the modern interactive applications compose all those elements and instruments used in order for the visitor to experience the birth of the Aegean through a course of millions of years, as well as all the stages of the current topographical landscape.
“The exhibition presents in a comprehensive and attractive way, the creation of the Aegean Sea, the beautiful landscape and coasts ” said Professor and Director of the Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest Nikos Zouros said to the Athens-Macedonian News Agency adding that through this approach the visitor will understand the constant interaction with cultural landscapes that constitute the cradle of civilizations from prehistory to the present day,”
The exhibition will run from October 7 to December 31.