June, 2022

This is a repeating event

2022Fri10Jun10:00 am5:00 pmAncient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and HeroesOn for a limited time until Sun 6 Nov10:00 am - 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland 1010Type:Exhibition,Museums and GalleriesWhere:Central AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Ancient Greek exhibition at Auckland Museum

Event Details

Get ready to witness the international exhibition of epic proportions 2000 years in the making. Direct from the British Museum, Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes is the largest exhibition of its kind to ever visit New Zealand.

Take an incredible journey back in time, meeting heroes and visionaries while exploring every aspect of Ancient Greek life – from art, architecture and mythology, to warfare, death and the afterlife.

It’s a once in a lifetime chance to get up close to one of the most fascinating and remarkable civilisations of human history.

Among the dozens of priceless antiquities on display will be iconic red and black Greek vases, depicting athletes, gods and battles.

Wander among spectacular terracotta and marble statues and get up close to real weapons, armour, toys, games, and gold jewellery.

Plus, marvel at treasures from the magnificent Mausoleum at Halikarnassos, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.

Price

Tickets: Adult $25, Child (5-13) $12, Family (2 children, 2 adult) $67, Under 5 Free. Unlimited free entry with Museum membership.

Organiser

Auckland MuseumAuckland War Memorial Museum tells the story of New Zealand, its place in the Pacific and its people and is a war memorial for the Auckland province.Ph: 09-309 0443 Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland 1021, New Zealand

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