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frontpage-From Machu Picchu in South America to the Great Wall of China in Far East Asia; Stonehenge in England to Great Zimbabwe in Zimbabwe; the early hominid sites in East Africa to the colonial sites around the World. from the Museum of London to the Acropolis Museum in Athens; from the National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City to the Museum of Ontario Archaeology in Canada …
Archaeology sites and museums around the World inspire great adventures with the past where ever you travel.

A vessel from a grave monument. Germany has a splendid prehistoric heritage, including archaeology’s first Neanderthals, examples of Europe’s earliest Palaeolithic portable art and some of the finest Iron Age (Celtic) art. The Romans left their mark too, with a fortified frontier stretching from the Rhine in the west to the Danube in the east. Artefacts recovered from these sites in Germany are on display in some of the finest museums in the World, the best known of which are on MuseumInsel in Berlin. Here you will also find amazing archaeology from around the World … read more.

A display of obsidian artefacts in the Mining Museum, Milos.
Ancient Landscapes of Milos, Greece

Lit up in all its Medieval splendour: Amiens Cathedral in colour during the light show.
Amiens Cathedral in Medieval Colour

The head of Mars, Roman god of War in the Yorkshire Museum.
Roman God Mars, Yorkshire Museum

The highly polished stone bull head from the Throne Hall in Persepolis.
Chicago’s Colossal Bull from Persepolis


Lod Mosaic on display at the Waddesdon Manor in Aylesbury.
Predators & Prey: a Roman Mosaic from Lod, Israel
Hermitage Museum,
St Petersburg – Russia
Ends 24 May 2015

The gold mask of Agamemnon, one of 522 objects in the Greeks from Agamemnon to Alexander the Great exhibition © Mycenae Archaeological Museum
The Greeks – Agamemnon to Alexander the Great
Pointe-à-Callière, Montréal
12 December 2014 to 26 April 2015

Lascaux: The Sistine Chapel of Prehistory
Musée du Cinquantenaire, Brussels
Extended to 12 April 2015


  • National Prehistory Museum, Les Eyzies, France
  • Museum of London
  • Pointe-à-Callière Museum, Montréal
  • Oriental Institute Museum, Chicago


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