Hellenic Centre

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

25 Feb

Amerika Square Screening

Greece’s official entry to Academy Awards (Oscars) 2018 in the Best Foreign Film Category.

Screening times: 3.30pm & 7pm
Language: Greek with English subtitles

Live music recital at 5.30pm with Ksenia Dania, who makes her acting debut in the film for screening ticket holders only

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 Winter Term

Winter Term starts on 22/01/2018
Timetable for Winter Term courses will be posted on 01/12/17
Registration for the Winter Term courses from 04/12/17 until 12/01/18

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.

16 Dec 2017 Sat

Christmas Ball 2017 by Macedonian Society

Live music by Aggeliki Polyzou, Vasilis Fotopoulos and their band, DJ Avgoustinos

Tel: .07904 086677    Email: sec@macedonia.org.uk    Website: www.macedonia.org.uk

For more information and to book tickets please contact:
Tel:07904 086677    Email: sec@macedonia.org.uk

Website: www.macedonia.org.uk

  • 09 Jan 2018 Tue
    To 30 Jan 2018 Tue

    The Preparation

    Kostis Paraskevas’s photographic debut captures the preparations of the dance group of Lykion ton Hellinidon, London before each performance.

    Meet the Artist: Thursday 18th January, 18:30-20:30

    Free entry

    The Hellenic Centre
  • 11 Jan 2018 Thu

    C.P. Cavafy:The Poetics of History and the Music of Poetry

    Book presentation by Stefanos Geroulanos, exhibition and music

    Free entry;booking essential

    The Hellenic Centre
  • 12 Jan 2018 Fri

    C.P. Cavafy:The Poetics of History and the Music of Poetry

    Two-day event ‘C. P. Cavafy: The poetics of history and the music of poetry’, the second in the series ‘­Sounds of the Hellenic World’. This is the third collaboration between King’s College London and the Athens Conservatoire. ‘Sounds of the Hellenic World I’ was the first joint event between the two institutions to be held in London, in 2016.

    The first day of the event will take place at the Hellenic Centre.



    • The Bank of Greece – Eurosystem
    • The Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation and the Cavafy Archive – exclusive sponsors of the exhibition ‘C. P. Cavafy: Historia Arcana – A Hidden History’
    • The Michael Marks Charitable Trust – exclusive sponsor of the concert ‘10 Invenzioni on poems by C. P. Cavafy by Dimitri Mitropoulos’


    The Great Hall, King’s Building Strand, London WC2R 2LS
  • 15 Jan 2018 Mon

    A Baptism of Fire: Patrick Leigh Fermor on the Greek-Albanian Border 1940

    A lecture by James Pettifer, Professor of Balkan History, Oxford.

    Booking essential:info@patrickleighfermorsociety.org.

    The Hellenic Centre
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