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Faculty of Classics

 

Director

Prof Caroline Vout

 

Carrie is Professor of Classics in the Faculty, and Byvanck Chair of Classical Archaeology at Leiden University. The more museological side of her work includes writing Sex on Show: Seeing the Erotic in Greece and Rome (British Museum Press), and Classical Art: A Life History (Princeton), curating exhibitions at the Fitzwilliam Museum and the Henry Moore Institute, and contributing to catalogues of exhibitions of ancient and contemporary art locally, in London and overseas. She is currently on the Advisory Board of the Sculpture Journal, and of OIKOS (the national research school in the Netherlands for Greco-Roman antiquity, the Near East and its reception). Her next book, Exposed: the Story of the Greek and Roman Body, will be published by Profile in 2022.

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Curator

Dr. Susanne Turner

The Curator manages and administers the Museum, curates its collections, and develops the museum service.

Tel.  +44 (0)1223 335153
Email  smt41@cam.ac.uk

 

 

Education and Outreach Coordinator

William Jefferies

The MEOC devises and leads learning sessions for schools, organises outreach and events, and manages the volunteer programme.

Tel. +44 (0)1223 767044
Email  wj279@cam.ac.uk

 

 

Museum and Collections Assistant

Camilla King

The M&CA runs our front of house service, including our social media, and assists the Curator with the care of the collections.

Tel. +44 (0)1223 330402
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Every cast tells two stories.
One ancient. One modern.

Admission is free.

 

Just drop in: no need to book

 

 

Opening hours

Tues-Fri: 10am-5pm
Sat (univ. term-time only): 2-5pm
Sun and Monday: Closed

Closed on Bank Holidays

 

Saturday Opening

We are currently open on Saturdays until Saturday 26 November 2022 (inclusive).

Please note: We are only open on Saturdays during University of Cambridge term time.

 

The Cambridge Greek Play: Saturday 22 October

The Cambridge Greek Play takes place every three years – and this year, the team are performing a double bill of Aeschylus' Persians and Euripides' Cyclops, the only surviving satyr play. We will open all day (10am-5pm on Saturday 22 October in honour of the play, so if you are planning a trip to the Cambridge Arts Theatre to catch a performance, consider a visit to us too.

 

Visit us

Museum of Classical Archaeology
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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See also our Copyright Notice and Take Down Policy.