Welcome to the website of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports, Directorate of International Relations and European Union, Department of European Union.
This website offers information about the nomination of the European Capital of Culture (ECoC), institution which Greece will host in 2021, as well as cultural activities funded by the European Commission.
NEW! Announcement of the European Commission regarding the nomination of a Greek candidate city for the ECOC 2021
NEW! Press Release – Nomination of the candidate city for the “European Capital of Culture 2021” in Greece
NEW! Press Release – Submission of the revised applications of the candidate Greek cities and final selection meeting for the ECOC 2021
NEW! Press Release – Submission of applications of the candidate Greek cities bidding for the title of the European Capital of Culture in 2021
NEW! Please bear in mind that the Candidate Cities can be further informed on a daily basis at the category “F.A.Q.” of our website, since there is additional information added continuously after communication with the European Commission.
NEW! Copies for the submission of the applications for the European Capital of Culture in Greece in 2021