September 23, 2004
|A Special Evening
of Gallery and Galaxy Hopping especially for Adults and
Children (8 years old and above).
Visit the Carlos Museum’s new Greek Gallery and enjoy a Planetarium Show
on Ancient Greek Skies!
|Time & Location:
||Tour the new
Greek galleries in the Carlos Museum any time between 5:30 and
572 South Kilgo Circle
Enjoy "Greek Skies" Planetarium
at 6:30, 7:30, and 8:30 PM. Seating is limited. (The show lasts
approx. 30 minutes.)
Emory Planetarium, E300
Math and Science Center
400 Dowman Drive
To get from the Museum to the Planetarium, just walk across
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opening of the Carlos Museum’s new
Ancient Greek galleries, the Museum and Emory’s Department
of Physics invite you to a special evening of gallery and galaxy
You can begin at either the Carlos Museum, any time between 5:30
to 9:00PM. Or, you can start your evening with a Greek Skies planetarium
show at the Emory Planetarium.
Planetarium shows last half an hour; you can attend at 6:30,
7:30 or 8:30 PM. Seating is limited.
In the Planetarium, Dr. Rick Williamon will tell the timeless
stories of Greek gods and heroes
as they unfold in the night sky.
In the Museum, you’ll be able to see some of these same myths
and tales depicted in ancient works of art.
fit for a god or goddess will be on sale by the Astronomy
Club (to benefit future programs).
On the Quad, you’ll find guides in ancient Greek costumes
ferry you back and forth between the Museum and the Planetarium.
We hope you, your family and your friends will be able to join us
for this evening of myths and merriment.