Statuette of Molossian Hound, 2nd–3rd century, bronze. Adolph D. and Wilkins C. Williams Fund.

Cost: Free, no tickets required

Cave Canem: Beware of Dog?

with Courtney Morano, Interpretation Manager

Tue, Oct 4, 11–11:30 am & Thu, Oct 6, 6:30–7 pm

Visitor Services

What did the ancient Greeks and Romans think about dogs? Were they seen as faithful companions, helpful hunters, or fierce guardians? Through mythological stories, ancient author’s accounts and artistic depictions, discover the Ancient Greek and Roman view of man’s best friend.