Programs

Programs are varied and include such activities as lectures by noted archaeologists, museum curators, and ancient art historians; exclusive tours of the Museum’s permanent collection and special exhibitions; fund-raising events; and travel programs to ancient sites and other museums. Members also receive invitations from related organizations to attend lectures ad exhibition openings. Your annual membership dues and contributions will assist in furthering the Ancient Art collection at the Fine Arts Museums.

Upcoming Programs

From the Gardens of Assyria to the Gardens of Iran: Cyrus the Great's Contribution to Garden Design

Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 2:00pm
Location: Florence Gould Theater Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor

Please note change of date to Saturday 18 October 2014.

New Rituals, New Religion? Death's Dominion during the Copper Age of the Southern Levant

Date: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 2:00pm
Location: Florence Gould Theater Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor

This lecture is supported by a grant from the Helen Diller Family Foundation, a Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Endowment Fund, and by the Israel Antiquities Authority.

Oral Poetry and Aural Patterns: On Zoroaster's Poetry and Religion

Date: Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 2:00pm
Location: Florence Gould Theater Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor

On How the Ancient World Became Connected

Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 2:00pm
Location: Florence Gould Theater Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor

Previous Programs from 2014

Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 2:00pm

Past Programs

The Ancient Art Council has been offering programs on various related topics and subjects since 1998.