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Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth

Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth

Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth

The Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth is a museum in Ancient Corinth, Greece, which houses an extensive collection of artifacts from the local archaeological site and the general area of Corinth. The artifacts cover the history of Ancient Corinth through Greek, Roman, and Byzantine rule. Exhibits include statues, mosaics, pottery, and sarcophagi.

The museum is organized by the following themes:

  • Prehistoric pottery, figurines, and tools
  • Geometric, Archaic, and Classical periods
  • Roman statues of rulers, floor mosaics, wall paintings
  • Roman and Byzantine pottery
  • Votives from the Asklepieion at Ancient Corinth.

Exhibits of the Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth

Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth

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“Learn to bear bravely the changes of fortune.”
– Periander of Corinth, 668-584 BC

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