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Rear of a naked male statue and Parthenon pedimental sculpture

With more than 450 plaster casts of Greek and Roman sculpture on display, it can be hard to know where to start here at the Museum of Classical Archaeology – so why not check out one of our collection highlights below? They're firm favourites with visitors and students alike.

If you want more inspiration, why not take home our highlights pack, or take a look at our collection videos and podcasts? You can also read about our painted Peplos Kore in a lot more detail.


Sounion Kouros

Olympia Pediments

Farnese Hercules

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

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