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Athens Philosophy Walk-Plato's Academy

Athens Philosophy Walk-Plato's Academy

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks, equipment, and transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Dear friends, I welcome you to an exciting experience. My name is Alkis, I am a doctor of philosophy and I teach (among other things) in post-graduate and lifelong learning programs at the University of Athens. My lessons with university students at Plato’s Academy, made me think that such an event would be of interest to a wider audience and especially to the visitors of Athens -so I organized…

What we’ll do

1. We will visit Plato’s Academy 2. We will approach the basic concepts of the philosophy of Plato, one of the greatest thinkers in the Western civilization, right in the place where he founded his school and taught his students. We will also discover some hidden secrets of his personal life and we will talk about notable particularities of the Greek philosophers of the time. 3. We will follow the…

What I’ll provide

Water and refreshments
Free taxi (ΒΕΑΤ) transportation from Monastiraki to Plato’s Academy (one way)
1. A digital archive with the course’s highlights for your smartphone 2. Copies of the text that will be read 3. Photos

What to bring

Comfortable clothes and shoes
Your mood for knowledge and philosophy

Where you'll be

The event will be organized at Plato’s Academy Park, an open to public site, just one kilometer far from the center of Athens

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 12 and up can attend. Group size: Group size ranges from 5 (minimum) to 15 (maximum) participants Visitors over the age of 12 (younger ages can attend the lesson with their chaperone, free of charge)

Government ID

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Athens Philosophy Walk-Plato's Academy
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