A Cradle of Civilization: Art of the Ancient Near East

Classes, Workshops & Talks

Discover the extraordinary artistic achievements of the societies that thrived within a vast area stretching from the eastern Mediterranean to Central Asia and the Indus Valley. On display are masterpieces from Mesopotamia (ancient Iraq) that include some of the world's earliest writing, Sumerian sculptures, and a remarkable group of stone reliefs. Other fascinating objects include carved ivories and magnificent silver and gold vessels from Anatolia and Iran.

Event Information
Point of Interest
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Event Type
Classes, Workshops & Talks
Price
Free with museum admission ($25 for adults; $17 for seniors; $12 for students)
When
Fri. Jan. 17
12:00pm - 01:00pm
Mon. Jan. 20
12:00pm - 01:00pm
Tue. Jan. 21
12:00pm - 01:00pm
Wed. Jan. 22
12:00pm - 01:00pm
Thu. Jan. 23
12:00pm - 01:00pm
Fri. Jan. 24
12:00pm - 01:00pm
Mon. Jan. 27
12:00pm - 01:00pm
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