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Mediterranean Marketplaces: Connecting the Ancient World Exhibition

Presented by Harvard Museums of Science and Culture and Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East at Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East, Cambridge MA

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Mediterranean Marketplaces: Connecting the Ancient World Exhibition

Explore the many ways trade shaped everyday life in the ancient Mediterranean in this free exhibit presented by the Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East.

Much like today, ancient “consumers” were connected to distant markets. Both basic and precious goods from faraway lands “shipped” to royal palaces, elite estates—sometimes even rural households—and technological advances in craftsmanship and commerce transcended boundaries of language, religion, or culture to spread rapidly. Mediterranean Marketplaces explores how the movement of goods, peoples, and ideas around the ancient Mediterranean transformed the lives and livelihoods of

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Registration is free to all. To reserve your time slot, please visit HMSC's website.

Contact: 617-959-3481

Email: hmscpr@hmsc.harvard.edu

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Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East

6 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

COVID-19 Phased Reopening Details

Instructions:

To help protect all visitors and staff during your visit and to support any contact-tracing efforts that may be required, visitors age 12 or older MUST present proof of full COVID-19 vaccination OR a negative PCR COVID-19 test administered within 72 hours prior to your visit. Negative test results from home and rapid tests will not be accepted.

Face Masks Required: Yes
Social Distancing: Yes
Limited Capacity: Yes
Reservations Required: Yes
Proof of Vaccination Required: Yes

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