Greek by Design (available for outreach, onsite or virtual!)


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Students identify Egyption, Greek and Roman elements in the 1812 Wickham House, Valentine galleries and throughout Richmond architecture, reinforcing concepts and culture through hands-on activities and fables. Join us onsite and 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.

Includes pre-visit materials and videos that provide supplemental content and activities!

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