It could be equally characterized as an ancient and a modern city. However, that chronological diverse is not the only one obvious in the city. The motif of differences appears and appears through the years and it constitutes city’s main characteristic. Eleusina resembles to a person with two faces. A historical background containing the Eleusinian mysteries and its total sacredness and an industrial background with a plethora of plant’s accommodation attached to modern Eleusina. The different population’s origin, the constant coexistence of the historical background with the industrial continuity and the variety of its natural beauty characterizes the society as multiform.
The city’s personality is built through the ages and it holds some important moments by each time period. For example, the plants that once were the life of the place are now derelict but still standing everywhere in the town and waiting for their reuse. This industrial profile was interrupted by beautiful natural sceneries as the sea and many green areas, the traditional architecture mainly attributed to the Asian minors and of course the archaeological site literally near to the plants.
Aisxylia festival it’s the best way for someone to explain what Eleusina’s profile combines. So, we can see through the Aisxylia events the endless cultural heritage, truly connected with the samples of industrialization. Kronos distillery, Votrys and others constitutes the best hostess for art exhibitions, theatrical and musical plays. This perfect match characterizes the society aside through the years.