Stamps 2022

10/2022 Christmas 2022

Our Christmas stamps have always captured a mood of warm-heartedness, childlike wonder, and nostalgia. This year, Hellenic Post’s four Christmas stamps feature famous characters from much-loved children’s tales, in depictions that are imbued with seasonal charm and invite us all to become children once again!

Rocking Horse

Date of issue:  10/11/2022
Also produced: Set of 2 First Day Covers, Sheetlet, Booklets of self-adhesive stamps & Set Pack

9/2022 World Post Day - Postcard

On the occasion of World Post Day, the Hellenic Post is releasing the 9th Commemorative Series of Stamps entitled "World Post Day - Postcard" which depicts the journey of a postcard.

Postcard writing
Postcard sending
Postcard receipt

Date of issue:  6/10/2022
Also produced: Set of 4 First Day Covers, Sheetlets of 4 self-adhesive stamps & Set Pack

8/2022 First Urban Refugee Settlements

The first and most important urban refugee settlements of the country, where the thousands uprooted from Smyrna found shelter, were created in Vyronas, Kaisariani, Nea Ionia and Kokinia. On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Asia Minor Catastrophe, the Hellenic Post releases 4 commemorative stamps featuring the first refugee settlements in Greece, where the Asia Minors built their new lives.

Date of issue:  14/9/2022
Also produced: Set of 4 First Day Covers & Set Pack

7/2022 100 Years AHEPA

Hellenic Post is honoring the history and activities of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) by dedicating a numbered miniature sheet of its anniversary logo to the work of its members.

Date of issue: 26/7/2022
Also produced: First Day Cover-Feuillet & Set Pack

6/2022 EUROMED 2022 "Maritime Archeology of the Medirranean"

How many treasures can be hidden in the bottom of the Mediterranean? This year's Euromed special set of stamps, with the theme Maritime Archaeology of the Mediterranean, gives us the opportunity to present the wonderful wreck of the Peristera in Alonissos.

Date of issue: 11/7/2022
Also produced: First Day Cover, Booklet, Miniature Sheet & Set Pack

5/2022 Geoparks of Greece

On the occasion of World Environment Day, which is celebrated every year on June 5, the Hellenic Post Office presents the five unique Geoparks of our country that are included in the UNESCO world map and have a special geological heritage of international recognition.

  • Vikos – Aoos Geopark
  • Lesvos Geopark
  • Psiloritis Geopark
  • Chelmos – Vouraikos Geopark
  • Sitia Geopark

Date of issue: 19/5/2022
Also produced: Set of 2 First Day Covers & Set Pack

4/2022 EUROPA 2022 “Stories and Myths”

The scene of the murder of Orpheus by the Maenads was chosen by the Hellenic Post Office to be presented in this year's EUROPA 2022 edition under the theme "Stories and Myths". Orpheus was one of the most important figures in Greek mythology. At the end of his life he despised the worship of the gods angering the god Dionysus who ordered the Maenads to kill him.

Date of issue: 26/5/2022
Also produced: First Day Cover, Booklet & Set Pack

3/2022 Τhe Parthenon Sculptures

The Hellenic Post participates in the national effort for reuniting the Parthenon Sculptures and presents 4 Commemorative Stamps depicting selected parts of the dismembered Marbles.

  • West pediment. Poseidon
  • South metope 9
  • North frieze. Block 27 (XXVII)
  • East frieze. Block 6 (VI)

Date of issue: 19/5/2022
Also produced: Set of 2 First Day Covers, Souvenir Sheets of 4 Self-adhesive Personalized Stamps & Set Pack

2/2022 Children and Stamps – Children and Road Safety

Four stamps dedicated to children teach the rules of road safety and remind that road safety is a matter of education and culture. We remind:

  • I always cross the street from the pedestrian crossing
  • Always fasten seat belt in the car
  • I always ride a bike wearing my helmet
  • I stop - I listen - I check

Date of issue: 24/3/2022
Also produced: First Day Covers & Set Pack

1/2022 UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Four World Heritage Sites, included in the UNESCO list, are depicted on the stamps, chosen by Hellenic Post to launch the 2022 stamp issuing program with a Series that promotes Greek culture. The stamps present:

  • The ancient Aigai
  • The Heraion of Samos
  • The ancient Tiryns.
  • The New Monastery of Chios

Date of issue: 3/2/2022
Also produced: First Day Covers & Set Album