Website dedicated to the (return of) the Parthenon

(Elgin) Marbles:

This page has not been updated since June 2003. This does not mean that we have changed our position about the return of the Parthenon Marbles!
Updated information about this matter is available at

  • British Committee for the Restitution of the Parthenon Marbles
    These pages contain detailed information on the Parthenon (Elgin) Marbles, together with the case for their return to Athens, Greece.

  • Parhenon Marbles & Lord Elgin website

  • The sad story of the Parthenon Marbles
  • Will Britain Loose it's Marbles???

  • Deep Frieze: Cold War over the Parthenon Marbles
    "For 48 hours the herbivores became carnivores, biting large lumps out of each other's reputations; it was very Darwinian."
    "Retentionists" and "restitutionalists" locked horns last December when the British Museum organised an international symposium on the controversial cleaning of the Parthenon Marbles in the 1930s. (read on)

  • The Parthenon and the Elgin Marbles, by Epaminondas Vranopoulos

  • Recent information about the Parthenon Marbles:





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