Ancient Sports Day

Meet gladiators and experience the thrill of gladiatorial combat, explore the ancient games at Olympia, marvel at statues of victorious athletes, listen to tales of heroic feats and find out about the Olympic dark ointment.

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Family activities focusing on athletics and other sports in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds.


Meet gladiators and experience the thrill of gladiatorial combat, explore the ancient games at Olympia, marvel at statues of victorious athletes, listen to tales of heroic feats and find out about the Olympic dark ointment.


Suitable for all ages

British Museum

Great Russell Street
London Greater London United Kingdom WC1B 3DG