CLASSICAL CIVILISATIONS: Tuesday 3rd October 2017

Morning talks

Religious Activity in Ancient Greece
Dr Marianne Bergeron, Butler & Levett Curator of Classical Greece,  Ashmolean Museum

Roman Villas in Britain
Dr Mark Merrony, FSA, Supernumerary Fellow, Wolfson College, University of Oxford


Afternoon workshops

1. Hands-on Greek and Roman artefacts with Jo Rice, Head of Education, Ashmolean Museum

2. Handling Greek and Roman coins with Dr Volker Heuchert, Assistant Keeper, Greek and Roman Provincial Coins, Ashmolean Museum

3. Classical Sculpture with Professor Bert Smith, Lincoln Professor of Classical Archaeology and Art

4. Athenian vase painting with Dr Thomas Mannack, Reader in Classical Iconography, Faculty of Classics

5. The Roman world with Abigail Baker, Ashmolean Latin Inscriptions Project


There will also be the opportunity for independent gallery visits during the course of the day


Booking essential. Tickets £10 per person.


Clare Cory, Education Officer: Secondary & Young People
Tel: +44 (0)1865 288075