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"A journey to the Land of Immortals: Treasures of Ancient Greece"

AWAJIDec 23 - April 2 2017

"Ancient Greek art—the fountainhead of Western ideals of beauty—has held a timeless appeal for artists and intellectuals in the West, as well as the East. Organized in cooperation with the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports, this exhibition offers a comprehensive historical survey of the ancient Greek world, from its beginnings to its zenith. The exhibition is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to see a substantial number of Classical Greek artworks rarely exhibited outside Greece." - Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum

Without Greek art, there would have been no Leonardo Da Vinci or Michelangelo! The treasures of ancient are on 'Grand Tour' and are now headed to Kobe. Don't miss the opportunity to experience masterpieces of the ancient past.

Venue  Kobe City Museum
Opening hours  10:00 - 17:00 (Last admission 16:30)
Getting there  10 minutes walk down south from Sannomiya or Motomachi Station
Notes  Closed on Mondays (or the day after in case it falls on a bank holiday)
Website  http://www.city.kobe.lg.jp/culture/culture/institution/museum/tokuten/schedule.html ((Japanese))
http://www.city.kobe.lg.jp/culture/culture/institution/museum/pdf/kcm_e_guide.pdf (English)

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