Greek by Design


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Students identify Greek and Roman neoclassical elements in the 1812 Wickham House, Valentine galleries and throughout Richmond architecture, reinforcing concepts and culture through hands-on activities and fables. Combine with Ancients in the Neighborhood for a walking tour of Richmond’s neoclassical architecture!

Program Objectives: Students will identify elements of neoclassical architecture and design in the Wickham House and will examine classical ideas that influenced early American life and culture. 

 

Program Type: school program
Grade(s): 3
SOL(s): 3.1, 3.3, 3.5