Santorini Bellonio Cultural Center: The Bellonio Cultural Center in Fira is the melting pot of Santorini's culture, tradition and heritage. The Center is ideally located adjoining the Post Office. It is undoubtedly one of Santorini's most popular and prestigious cultural venues. Inside the premises of the center, there is a well-stocked library with a stupendous array of books on various subjects that provide fascinating insight and info.
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The Bellonio Cultural Center regularly hosts cultural shows and art exhibitions. As a pioneering organization, the Bellonio Cultural Center strives to promote the rich culture and artistic tradition of Santorini.
In the past, the center has successfully hosted Mural Art Exhibitions depicting Mural paintings belonging to the pre-Historic period, Hellenistic period, Byzantine period and the modern period.
Not only does the center display the art objects, but typical art exhibitions have also brainstorming sessions wherein renowned artists, but academics and scholars are also invited to deliver lectures on the technique and preservation of such highly acclaimed art objects.
How to get there
The Bellonio Cultural Centre is located at the center of Fira just a 2-minute walk from the bus station and 5 minutes from a private parking lot.
Private transfers: We recommend using an online pre-booked transfer service, which provides transfer by taxi, minibus or private VIP car and arranging a pickup directly from your hotel. Alternatively, there’s the option of arranging a pickup by a local driver directly at the following numbers: 0030 690 679 4316, 0030 22860 22555.
Car rental: There’s the option of renting a car with as little as 14.5 euro per day and pick it up directly from your hotel. You can then visit the Bellonio Cultural Centre but also many other places of interest.
Public transfers: Fira is where the central bus station of the island is located. There are bus connections between this bus station and the most areas of the island. Consider that time schedules might change according to the season. Check the official timetables here. Tip: Since buses don’t always stop in every scheduled stop of their itinerary, our advice to visitors is to inform the driver about their final destination, so that he makes a stop there.