Contains museums which specialize in the collection and exhibition of artifacts from ancient civilizations.
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The Acropolis Museum
Houses masterpieces of ancient Greek civilization and art, including sculptures, friezes, and figurines located in Athens, Greece.
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
Attached to the University of Oxford, United Kingdom. Antiquities collections range from Paleolithic to Victorian, from Egypt to Britain.
The Menil Collection
Houses and exhibits the permanent collection of John and Dominique de Menil, including art from antiquity, the Byzantine world, tribal cultures, and the twentieth century. In Houston, Texas.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
This museum in New York, New York has large collections of ancient art, including Greek, Roman and Near Eastern. Online descriptions and highlights of the collections, current exhibitions and visitor information.
Michael C. Carlos Museum
Information on the art collection that includes objects from ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, the Near East, and the ancient Americas. Located Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.
Museum of Antiquities
Features full scale replicas of Greek, Roman, and Medieval sculpture, the originals of which are housed in such famous museums as the British Museum and the Louvre located at the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada.
Museum of Classical Archaeology
Exhibits a collections of pottery shards and of casts of Greek and Roman sculpture, with a public collection numbering over 600 plaster casts. Searchable database. Located in the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom.
Museum of Cycladic Art
Ancient Aegean sculpture and artifacts. Located in Athens, Greece.
The Museum of National Antiquities
Antiquities museum in Stockholm, Sweden. Includes exhibits, activities, collection information, and a virtual tour.
The Nicholas P. Goulandris Foundation: Museum of Cycladic Art
Houses the collections of Cycladic and ancient Greek art belonging to Nicholas and Aikaterini Goulandris. The Cycladic collection is ancient art from the Cyclades Island culture between 3200 and 200 B.C.E.. Located in Athens, Greece.
Oriental Institute Museum
University of Chicago, Illinois. Part of the university's Oriental Institute, which has supported research and archaeological excavation in the Near East since 1919, the museum exhibits major collections of antiquities from Egypt, Mesopotamia, Iran, Syria, Palestine, and Anatolia.
The Ure Museum of Greek Archaeology
Fourth finest collection of Greek ceramics in Britain, attached to the University of Reading's Classics department. History of the museum, plan and description of exhibits, schools information and tour.
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