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Classical Civilisation and Ancient History

Booking information

To book

Booking will resume when the Museum reopens.

To be added to the waiting list for future events please email 

These lectures are designed to support students and teachers taking GCSE and A level Classical Civilisation and Ancient History qualifications.

Led by experts in the field, the lectures offer an opportunity to gain an understanding of the Classical world through focusing on objects in the British Museum collection. 

Students must be accompanied by a member of school staff.

Home educated students are welcome with an attending adult (please note we are unable to accommodate younger siblings at this event).

Ages: 14–18 (KS4 and KS5) 

Curriculum links: Classical Civilisation, Ancient History, Latin and Greek

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