Michael C. Carlos Museum

The Carlos Museum is one of the Southeast's premier ancient art museums with major collections of art objects from ancient Egypt, Nubia, Near East, Greece, Rome, ancient Americas, Africa, and Asia, as well as a collection of works on paper from the Renaissance to the present. Docent-led tours of the collections of the Carlos Museum are designed to meet Georgia Performance Standards in many areas of the curriculum, providing a vivid entry to the study of world cultures through art. Expand the classroom experience and the imaginations of your students with a visit to Emory’s Carlos Museum. 


Contact Info
Address: 571 South Kilgo Circle NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30322. Tel: 404-727-0519. Website: www.carlos.emory.edu/. Hrs: Tues.-Sat.10AM-4PM; Sun. 12-4PM. 

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grade levels. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-guided Tours, Self-guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-1.5 hours. Cost: Fee.

SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: The Arts, History/Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: The Arts, Social Studies.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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