Research and Education at Etz Hayyim: An Overview
Learn more about the “Evlagon Institute for Cretan Jewish Studies” and the research topics within Etz Hayyim.
Etz Hayyim tries to shed some light on the nearly forgotten history of the Jewish Community in Hania. Here you can find details about our Research work as well as a sample biography from the project: the fate of the former Jewish-Haniote Leon Betsikas .
To give an example: Learn about our permanent exhibition regarding the Reconstruction of Etz Hayyim from 1996 to 1999 and what have happend since then. This exhibition was revealed in the course of the 20 years anniversary of the Synagogues re-opening.
Over the past few years Etz Hayyim has established some fruitful cooperations with international institutions all over Europe. Here you can find more information about our international projects.