The Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities
Featuring the James Logie Memorial Collection
In May 2017 the Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities opened its doors to the public for the first time.
Where To Find Us
The Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities is now open on Level 1 of the Old Chemistry Building at 3 Hereford Street, in the historic Chirstchurch Arts Centre. Access to the Museum building is via the door off the south quadrangle. See more information about transport and access to the Art Centre.
- The Teece Museum is open to the public Wednesdays through to Sundays, 11am-3pm.
- The Teece Museum is also available by appointment Mondays and Tuesdays, 9am-3pm, for school and group visits.
ON NOW AT THE TEECE MUSEUM
We Could Be Heroes: The gods and heroes of the ancient Greeks and Romans
The gods and heroes of the Greeks and Romans were powerful, yet they were also complex. The inaugural exhibition at the Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities celebrates the stories of their adventures, disputes, conflicts and love interests. A richly illustrated catalogue has been produced to accompany the exhibition, published by Canterbury University Press. It can be purchased from the Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities.
When: 20 May – 29 October 2017, open to the public Wednesdays through to Sundays, 11am-3pm
Virtue and Adversity: The poetry of Virgil in the DA Kidd Collection
Arts Intern Georgia Jones explores the themes of virtue and adversity in Virgil's famous poems the Aeneid and the Georgics.
From Hieroglyphs to Text Messages: A Short History of Writing
Portraits in Plaster: Casts in the Logie Collection
The plaster casts of Greek and Roman sculpture in the Logie Collection have a rich history. Not only do they provide insight into ancient styles of art, they are also an important feature in the history of the Collection.