The Association of Friends of Castle Methoni was created in 2007.
PURPOSE OF THIS ASSOCIATION
● The promotion, preservation and protection of the cultural heritage and the natural environment of the wider region of Methoni Messinia.
● To take initiatives to raise awareness of the public,of all the competent authorities as well as the media, to design restoration projects for the historical castle and to make every effort to protect and promote the castle and all monuments of the wider region.
● Initiatives to support the mild and sustainable development of the wider region.
● Informing the Greek and foreign residents and visitors about the castle and other monuments of Methoni while spreading a spirit of solidarity, cooperation and friendly relations:
○ among the members of the association
○ with local clubs
○ with expatriate associations
○ with ecological, cultural and educational associations of the country and other countries, as well
● To promote the study and research on issues related to the aims of the Association as also the cultural exploitation of the castle and of its related monuments of the wider region.
● The organisation and participation in training and information activities related to its purposes.