Take Me There®: Greece
Opens June 15, 2019
Discover the vibrant culture of contemporary Greece, where modern life goes on against the backdrop of the ancient Greek world. Visit the plateia (plaza) with its traditional taverna (restaurant), bakery, and shops. Explore replicas of urban and small town Greek homes. Discover Greek folk dances, learn about the Greek alphabet, and help save endangered sea turtles!
Take Me There: Greece is made possible by lead gifts from Lilly Endowment Inc., Eli Lilly and Company Foundation, Inc., The Lilly Family, Mrs. Yvonne Shaheen, Sarah and John Lechleiter, the U.S. Institute for Museum and Library Services, Jane and Steve Marmon, Susan and Jim Naus, and Polly Hix.
Treasures of Ancient Greece
June 15, 2019–Jan. 5, 2020
Treasures of Ancient Greece will bring to life the rich history and culture of Greek antiquity. Featuring more than 150 objects including scientific inventions, sculptures, jewelry, armor, vases, and more, this immersive exhibit will let visitors explore the history and mythology of the ancient Greeks. Learn how their ideas about democracy, citizenship, science, technology, sports, and drama provided the foundation for much of Western culture.
Supported by Ice Miller LLP
Support provided by Allen Whitehill Clowes Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Golden Age of Greece Gala
This Grecian cocktail affair will journey back in time to the age of heroes, myths and legends. During this special evening, enjoy food, spirits, entertainment, and two epic Greek experiences.