News - Lascaux Cave & African Rock Art exhibition

 
 
The French Embassy is bringing the incredible Wonders of Rock Art exhibition to Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Newtown, Johannesburg.

An exact reproduction of more than 2,000 figures painted on the walls of the world-famous Lascaux Cave in France which are more than 17,000 years old, this awe-inspiring exhibition transforms Sci-Bono's ground level into a life size recreation of the Lascaux cave.

Complementing the French rock art paintings is a stunning exhibition of priceless rock art from the Wits Art Museum collection making this one of the most important exhibitions of ancient rock art anywhere in the world. 

An interactive exhibition, activities for kids include a chance to turn stone to paint and create their very own "rock art".

Date: May 17 2018 - Oct 1 2018
 
Venue: Sci-Bono Discovery Centre
Cnr Miriam Makeba St and Helen Joseph Sts, Newtown

Open 09:00-17:00, Sat, Sun 09:30-16:30.

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