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Mary Beard’s mythology trail

Mary Beard’s mythology trail

English 15m 8

Professor of Ancient Literature, Mary Beard, tells the stories behind some of her favourite pieces inspired by classical myths – from Hercules and Venus to lesser-known gods, nymphs and cyclopes.You’ll find all these works on free display in the new permanent collection at the RA.
If you are following this tour inside the museum, start at the Burlington Gardens Entrance and head upstairs to the free permanent collection gallery.
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