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In Its Final Weeks: Measuring and Mapping Space


There are only a few more weeks to see the critically acclaimed exhibition Measuring and Mapping Space: Geographic Knowledge in Greco-Roman Antiquity and learn how the Greeks and Romans perceived both the known and unknown worlds. Combining ancient artifacts with Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts that draw upon ancient geographic treatises, Measuring and Mapping Space provides the viewer with the rare opportunity to enter into the both the practical and imagined geographic spaces of the ancient Greeks and Romans.

The exhibition will be closing Sunday, January 5, 2014.  The hours to visit are Tuesday through Sunday from 11 am to 6 pm and Friday from 11 am to 8 pm. It will be closed for Christmas Day (December 25, 2013) and New Years Day (January 1, 2014).