The group “Discover Athens”, of the Social Spot of Caritas Hellas in Neos Kosmos, at 20/02/2019 visited Stavros Niarchos Foundation, for an indoor and outdoor tour guide to the space of the Foundation.
During the tour guide, the group learned about the Cultural Foundation, about the vision of the founder and the architect Renzo Piano who created this multispacer and about what it offers. The beneficiaries entered the National Library and learned about the Tower of books that has 720.760 books, which is open to the public with free use of P/C. Furthermore, they went to the Greek National Opera and admired the wonderful acoustics, fine ambiance, and advanced specifications of the Stavros Niarchos Hall.
The tour guide finished with a walk to the outdoor facilities, to Stavros Niarchos park where they all took pictures and enjoyed the view of Athens.
The activity is part of the «METAVASIS Project – Participation, Empowerment and Social Inclusion of Refugees / Migrants in Greece» concerning the support and integration of refugees and immigrants in Greek society. The Project is run by Caritas Hellas and is funded by Caritas Germany