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Past Events: 2020

June

**CANCELLED** Bridging Binaries LGBTQ+ Tour

What: Join our volunteer guides to discover their personal selection of fascinating stories of non-normative gender and sexual identities through a range of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer-related objects.
When: Saturday 6th June, 11.30am
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Essential

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May

**CANCELLED** Bridging Binaries LGBTQ+ Tour

What: Join our volunteer guides to discover their personal selection of fascinating stories of non-normative gender and sexual identities through a range of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer-related objects.
When: Saturday 23rd May, 11.30am
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Essential

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April

**CANCELLED** Bridging Binaries LGBTQ+ Tour

What: Join our volunteer guides to discover their personal selection of fascinating stories of non-normative gender and sexual identities through a range of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer-related objects.
When: Saturday 25th April, 11.30am
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Essential

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March

**CANCELLED** Curator's Tour: Ancient viewers and viewing through ancient eyes (Cambridge Science Festival)

What: Join Curator Dr Susanne Turner as she explores how thinking about viewers and viewing help us to see and understand ancient art differently.
When: Wednesday 18th March, 2pm-3pm
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Essential

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**CANCELLED** Touch Tour: Hands on the Ancient World

What:

A touch tour for blind and partially sighted adults. 

When: Wednesday 25th March, 2pm-4pm
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Essential

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Bridging Binaries LGBTQ+ Tour

What: Join our volunteer guides to discover their personal selection of fascinating stories of non-normative gender and sexual identities through a range of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer-related objects.
When: Saturday 7th March, 11.30am
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Essential

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**FULLY BOOKED** Lines of Site: Artist Led Workshop (Cambridge Science Festival)

What: Explore the exhibition, Lines of Site, with artist Debbie Loftus, followed by an artist-led drawing tour.
When: Tuesday 10th March, 2pm-4pm
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Essential

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**FULLY BOOKED** Looking at Skin and Skin-Colour in Ancient Greece (Cambridge Science Festival)

What:

A Lecture by Professor Tim Whitmarsh 

Do we know what ancient Greeks actually looked like? How did they understand skin colour? How did they see colour? What, ultimately, is skin colour: a fact of nature or a cultural construction, or something else entirely?

When: Wednesday 11th March, 6pm-7pm
Where: G19, Faculty of Classics
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Essential

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February

Greek Love: MuseumBums X MOCA

What: Join the MuseumBums team for an interactive evening exploring Greek Love and statuesque bottoms at the Museum of Classical Archaeology.
When: Friday 14th February, 6-8pm
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Advised

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**FULLY BOOKED** Bridging Binaries LGBTQ+ Tour

What: Join our volunteer guides to discover their personal selection of fascinating stories of non-normative gender and sexual identities through a range of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer-related objects.
When: Saturday 15th February, 11.30am
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Essential

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Twilight at the Museums: The Secrets of the Statues

What: Explore the Museum after dark and try out the Twilight trail. The statues will be spectacularly lit in all colours of the rainbow... but you'll still need your torch for the shadowy corners!
When: Wednesday 19th February, 4.30-7.30pm
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Families
Booking: Drop in

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Bridging Binaries LGBTQ+ Tour

What: Join our volunteer guides to discover their personal selection of fascinating stories of non-normative gender and sexual identities through a range of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer-related objects.
When: Saturday 22nd February, 11.30am
Where: Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Who: Aimed at adults
Booking: Essential

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