Hellenic Centre

Please note

There are only standing seats left for our 'Austerity Measures' event this Friday

Our Purpose

Established in 1994, the Hellenic Centre offers a diverse programme of events, including lectures, exhibitions, concerts, social events and Greek language courses to promote awareness of Hellenic culture in the UK and nurture the relationship between Britain and the Hellenic world.

Cultural events

27 Oct

Austerity Measures Poetry

An evening of poetry and discussion on the cultural renaissance.


Venue hire

This central London venue is situated in the heart of Marylebone, a vibrant hub of culture, fashion and individuality. It boasts several meeting and event spaces including the Great Hall, a blank canvas space, offering ultimate flexibility to accommodate all types of events from small meetings to fashion shows, weddings, and bespoke events.

venue hire rates and packages

Learn Greek

Greek courses for all levels, from Alpha to Omega

We run Greek language courses for groups and individuals; we hold conversation classes and help prepare for the C1 & C2 Certificate of Attainment in Greek.

more about our Greek courses

Key dates for Autumn Term

Autumn Term starts on 02/10/2017.
Registration for the Autumn Term courses from 05/09/17 until 22/09/17
Beginners 2 on Tuesdays is now fully booked.
Some places available for Beginners 2 on Fridays

Become a Member

Members receive discounts on Greek language courses and paid events and invitations to private views and other events. Individual membership costs £50.

What's on

Most lectures, exhibitions, concerts and social events held at the Hellenic Centre itself are free to attend.

We occasionally list events held in other venues as well.

26 Oct 2017 Thu

“An Evening dedicated to Aristotle”

Event title: “An Evening dedicated to Aristotle”

“Aristotle’s tomb at Stageira: an archaeological revelation”

An illustrated lecture in Greek by Archaeologist Kostantinos Sismanidis   (translation available)


“Aristotle on emotions and values in decision making”

An illustrated lecture in English by Professor Theodore Scaltsas


“Aristotle: an inspiration for our health and being?”

An illustrated lecture in English by Dr Eleni Tsiompanou

Open to the public

  • 27 Oct 2017 Fri

    Austerity Measures Poetry

    An evening of poetry and discussion on the cultural renaissance.


    Free entry; Booking required on 02075639835 or press@helleniccentre.org.

    The Hellenic Centre
  • 30 Oct 2017 Mon

    Maria Callas – The Sacred Flame

    An illustrated lecture with Helena Matheopoulos.

    Free entry

    Private reception for HC members only.

    Booking essential: 02075639835 or press@helleniccentre.org

    The Hellenic Centre
  • 02 Nov 2017 Thu
    To 04 Nov 2017 Sat

    Portraits & Figures of Light

    Elisabeth Katsamaki’s exhibition highlights the meaning of life. Officially under the auspices of the Embassy of Brazil in London and dedicated to the people of Brazil, it raises social and spiritual awareness towards the pursuit of happiness.

    Meet the artist: Thursday 2nd November, 6.30pm-8.30pm

    Free entry

    The Hellenic Centre
  • 06 Nov 2017 Mon

    The Greek Side of the Ottoman Music – Manuscripts of Lampadarios

    Concert Conference by Kudsi Erguner on Ney and Giannis Koutis on Ud and vocal

    Free entry; Private Reception for HC members only.

    Booking required on 02075639835 or press@helleniccentre.org.

    The Hellenic Centre
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