Visit the Etruscan, Greek and Roman galleries of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Time and Cosmos exhibit at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at NYU on Saturday, March 25. Bus departs Binghamton University at 7 a.m. and departs NYC at 7 p.m. Cost is $36 per person (cash or check) and includes museum admission; payment required to confirm. Contact Margaret Dwyer in LT-510 or via email by Wednesday, March 1. The trip is sponsored by the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Studies.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s collection of Greek and Roman art comprises more than 17,000 works ranging in date from the Neolithic period (ca. 4500 B.C.) to the time of the Roman emperor Constantine’s conversion to Christianity in A.D. 312 and their collection of collection of ancient Etruscan art includes over one thousand objects dating from about 900 B.C. to about 100 B.C.
Why not take a trip into ancient history? Contact CNES today!
To prepare for the trip or if you cant make the trip and want to learn more about Etruscan, Greek and Roman art, visit Special Collections – we have a number of books on the subjects.