Centre of Volos Music Theatre

Riga Fereou 100, Volos 383 33, Greece

Former Use: Electricity production factory
New Use: Cultural centre
Category: Culture
Website: https://doepap.gr/egkatastasi/theatro-palias-ilektrikis-eterias/
Construction year(s): 1911 -
Reuse year(s): 2001 -


From the 1980s until 1990 the factory's main hall is given to the Theatre Company of Volos that organises several plays. In 1994 the factory is bought by the Municipality of Volos that turns it into a cultural centre. Listed(ΦΕΚ 896/Β/94)

Relevant Literature:

  1. NTUA, Urban Environment Laboratory, 2006, Record of Greek Industrial Heritage
  2. http://www.monumenta.org/article.php?IssueID=5&ArticleID=437&CategoryID=3&lang=gr http://www.citybranding.gr/2012/11/100.html
  3. Adamakis, K. 2005, The industrial buildings of Volos, PhD Thesis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki , Faculty of Architecture

Added on 2018-08-30 by editor Dora Chatzi Rodopoulou