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Faculty of Classics



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.






Dr. Susanne Turner

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

Tel.  +44 (0)1223 335153



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



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

Every cast tells two stories.
One ancient. One modern.

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Lift out of order

Our lift is currently out of order which means we are not able to provide step-free access at present.


Opening hours

Tues-Fri: 10am-5pm
Sat (univ. term-time only): 10am-1pm
Sun and Monday: Closed

Closed on Bank Holidays


Saturday Opening

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

We are currently closed on Saturdays. Our next Saturday opening will be Saturday 27 April.


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Museum of Classical Archaeology
Faculty of Classics
Sidgwick Avenue

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