Tuesday, 26 May 2009
Alexander The Great Exhibition in the Reiss-Engelhorn Museum Mannnheim
From one of the first travellers from West to East, Alexander the Great, comes a splendid exhibition in the Reiss-Engelhorn Museum In Mannheim, Germany from October 3, 2009 till February 21, 2010.
Alexander the Great and the Opening of the World: Asia’s Cultures in Transition follows the conqueror through Central Asia and focuses on the extensive cultural, economic and social changes unleashed by his passage. The exhibition includes objects lent by Uzbek museums (Samarkand, Tashkent and Ter-mes) and the Tajikistan’s National Museum of Antiquity as well as the Louvre, the British Museum and the Berlin Museums.