Life in the Polis

This tour touches on many aspects of ancient Greek life as discussed in the Museum’s Ancient Mediterranean Gallery: home, the gymnasium, religion, drama, and law. Activities include an artifact hunt and participating in a short drama and Greek-style trial.

Theme: Ancient Connections

Some of the Museum’s most popular tours focus on the ancient civilizations of Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, and Rome. Dress like an ancient Greek. Write cuneiform on a clay tablet. Get mummified.