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Collections: Watch, Listen and Read

Can't visit our Cast Gallery at the Museum of Classical Archaeology? Don't let a little thing like geography stop you from exploring our Cambridge-based collections: each of these short videos let's you explore our objects from afar.

From star pieces to glimpses behind the scenes, we've got you covered.


Peplos Kore video

Discobolus video

Antinous video

blog posts: collections in action

Bronzing the Terme Boxer

Ask a Cambridge Expert: The Romasn

The Head of Apollo from the Mausoleum of Augustus

Bean Archive

India Unboxed Heracles

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

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Following Government guidance, we are now closed until further notice and will not reopen on Tuesday 5 January 2021 as planned. Our priority is to protect our staff and visitors.


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Sat*: Closed
Sun and Monday: Closed

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



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