Pointe-à-Callière takes its visitors on a journey to retrace the route of one of the most famous journeys ever made: that of Venetian Marco Polo. Along a path filled with adventure and wonder, visitors will delve into an account of the explorer’s journey, learning about the particular customs of various peoples, different religions, strange fauna, endless landscapes, inventions, rare materials, plants, and wood.
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The Greeks – Agamemnon to Alexander the Great invites visitors on a breathtaking and illuminating journey through 5,000 years of Greek history and culture. It is the most comprehensive exhibition about Ancient Greece to tour North America in a generation and features some of the finest artifacts of the classical world. Many of the objects have never before travelled outside of the country. The exhibition includes priceless treasures, the fruit of fascinating archaeological discoveries, along with items recounting the epic adventures of heroes of Ancient Greece, from the siege of Troy by Agamemnon to the triumphs of Alexander the Great.