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Exhibition From Izmir to Smyrna, Discovery of an Ancient City

from October 24, 2009 to April 5, 2010

Until April 5h, 2010

The Louvre’s Department of Greek, Etruscan and Roman Antiquities is organizing an exhibition on Izmir’s ancient past.

The former Greek and Roman city, its monuments, carvings and most typical art works are presented chronologically and thematically. The exhibition highlights the agora, with a display of its famous reliefs dating from the second century AD.

The Turkish Season at the Louvre is supported by the Izmir Chamber of Commerce.

Organized by: Jean-Luc Martinez, Isabelle Hasselin, Ludovic Laugier, musée du Louvre

Practical information

Location :

Sully Wing, Model Room and Medieval Moat.

Opening hours :
Open daily except Tuesdays, from 9 a.m. till 6 p.m., and till 10 p.m. on Wednesdays and Fridays
Admission fees :
Admission is included in the price of the ticket for the permanent collections.