Ancient Art Council
Legion of Honor

100 34th Avenue, Lincoln Park
San Francisco, CA 94121


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

Deciphering Demons: Underworld Figures in Egypt and Etruria

May 8, 2021, 9:00:00 PM

Rehearsing OEDIPUS: Choices and Interpretations

May 22, 2021, 9:00:00 PM

Painting Pompeii: pigments, prices, and painterly practice

June 12, 2021, 9:00:00 PM

Survivors of Vesuvius: Tracking Refugees from Pompeii and Herculaneum

July 17, 2021, 9:00:00 PM

Symposium | Convivium: AD 79: When Time Froze in Pompeii

August 28, 2021, 5:00:00 PM

Future Programs

Docent Council | Curator Lecture "Last Supper in Pompeii:Food and Wine from the Table to the Grave"

Dates TBD

From Beneath the Ashes: Life, Death, and Excavation at Ancient Pompeii and Herculaneum

Dates TBD

AD 79: When Time Froze in Pompeii

Dates TBD

Workshop: Cultural Heritage and Antiquities

Dates TBD

Dates TBD