ATHENS | Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso tour at the Acropolis Museum, on Thursday, January 9, 2014.
Jose Manuel Barroso,President of the European Commission and European Union Commissioners who are in Athens for the official Greek EU Presidency inauguration, visited the Acropolis Museum, together with the EU Commissioners.
“Everyone who visits the museum becomes enthusiastic,” Samaras said, “Professor Pantermalis gave us a high-quality tour. We saw the Caryatids and the restoration work being done on them. It is astonishing when you walk into a museum and see restorers working on the monument itself, right there, it is amazing,” Samaras noted.