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2015

November 2015

Victorian Visions of Classical Greece and Rome: A Panel Discussion

When: Friday 20th November, 6:30-8pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
What: Interactive panel discussion

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In the Thrall of the Antique: Plaster Casts and their Viewers

*EVENT CANCELLED*

When: Thursday 12th November, 6:30-7:30pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
What: Talk

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October 2015

Crash, Bang, Wallop!

What: drop-in activity for children
When: Saturday 24th October, 12-5pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: ages 7-11

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Following in the Footsteps of Hercules

What: drop-in activity for children
When: Wednesday 28th October, 1-4pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: ages 7-11

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Art under Fire: Art Crime in Times of War and Peace

When: Tuesday 20th October, 6:30-8:30pm
Where: Classics Faculty, room G19 AND Museum of Classical Archaeology
What: Panel discussion

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Casts by Candlelight

When: Friday 23rd October, 6-9pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
What: Drop-in tours by torchlight

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Ask an Expert: Ancient Literature

When: Saturday 24th October, 12-4pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
What: Drop-in workshop

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Off the Shelf: Treasures from the Classics Faculty Library

When: Saturday 24th October, 12-5pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
What: Drop-in workshop

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Did Language Matter? Local versus Imperial Languages in Classical Antiquity

When: Saturday 24th October, 3-4pm
Where: Room G19, Museum of Classical Archaeology
What: Talk

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Greek Democracy: Ancient and Modern

When: Saturday 24th October, 3-4pm
Where: Faculty of Law
What: Talk

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Power and Influence: the Politics of a Classical Education

When: Thursday 29th October, 1:15-2pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
What: Lunchtime talk

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Hercules: The Thinking Person's Superhero

When: Friday 30th October, 1.15-2pm
Where: Fitzwilliam Museum
What: Lunchtime talk

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Uprising!

When: Friday 30th October, 7-8:30pm
Where: Room G.19, Museum of Classical Archaeology
What: Talk and discussion

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The Cutting Edge of Classical Art

When: Wednesday 7th October, 6-8pm
Where: Fitzwilliam Museum
What: Talk

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August 2015

Meet the Romans

What: drop-in activities for children
When: Wednesday 19th August 2015 13:00-17:00
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: all ages

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Museum Tour

What: Curator's tour, drop-in
When: Friday 21st August 2015 14:30-15:30
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: all ages

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CSI Classics: Detectives at the Museum

What: hands-on workshop for children
When: Tuesday 25th August 2015 14:00-16:00
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: ages 7-11

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Meet the Greeks

What: drop-in activities for children
When: Wednesday 12th August 2015 13:00-17:00
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: all ages

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Museum Tour

What: Curator's tour, drop-in
When: Friday 14th August 2015 14:30-15:30
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: all ages

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Cut it out, Herakles style!

What: paper-cutting workshop
When: Wednesday 5th August, 7-9pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology, Cast Gallery

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Haka Workshop for Children

What: interactive workshop for children
When: Monday 3rd August 2015 12:50-14:00 (prompt start)
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: ages 7-13

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Haka Workshop for Children

What: interactive workshop for children
When: Monday 3rd August 2015 14:50-16:00 (prompt start)
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: ages 7-13

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Potty about Herakles

What: hands-on workshop for children
When: Tuesday 4th August 2015 14:00-15:30
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: ages 7-11

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CSI Classics: Detectives at the Museum

What: hands-on workshop for children
When: Friday 7th August 2015 14:00-16:00
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: ages 7-11

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July 2015

Playing Pirates


What: hands-on workshop for children
When: Thursday 30th July 2015 14:00-15:30
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: ages 3-5

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The 13th Labour of Herakles

What: hands-on workshop for children
When: Tuesday 28th July 2015 14:00-15:30
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: ages 7-11

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June 2015

Curator's Tour: The Labours of Herakles

What: Tour of Marian Maguire's Labours of Herakles series with curator Dr. Susanne Turner
When: Friday June 26th 2015, 2-3pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology, Cast Gallery

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May 2015

Herakles the New Zealand Pioneer: an ancient Greek hero reflects on colonialism

What: a talk by Dr Emma Stafford (Leeds)
When: Thursday 28th May, 6-7pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology, Cast Gallery

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The Labours of Herakles

What: hands-on workshop for children
When: Thursday 28th May 2015 14:00-15:30
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology

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Drink and Draw

What: late night opening
When: Friday 15th May, 6-9pm
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology, Cast Gallery

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March 2015

Lighting up the Ancient World

What: hands-on workshop for children
When: Saturday 14th March 2015 10:30-12:00
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology

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Plato, Light and Knowledge

What: talk
When: Monday 16th March 18:00-19:30
Where: Room G.19, Museum of Classical Archaeology

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February 2015

SOURCE

What: inspiration and help with Art exams
When:Wednesday 18th February 2015 14:00-16:00
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology

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Twilight at the Museums: Treasures by Torchlight

What: a chance to explore the Museum after dark
When:Wednesday 18th February 2015 16:30-20:30
Where: Museum of Classical Archaeology

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Museum of Classical Archaeology, Cambridge


Every cast tells two stories.

One ancient. One modern.

Admission is free.

 

Opening hours

Mon-Fri: 10am-5pm
Sat: 10am-1pm (Univ. term-time only)
Sun: Closed

Closed on Bank Holidays

We are currently closed on Saturdays.

Michaelmas Term Saturday Openings will begin again on Saturday 8th October and end on Saturday 26th November 2016.

 

Bank Holiday Closure

The Museum will be closed on Monday 29th August 2016.

 

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Faculty of Classics
Sidgwick Avenue
Cambridge
CB3 9DA

We do not have an entrance on the road. Find us inside the Sidgwick Site.

 

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