Michael C Carlos Museum

The Michael C. Carlos Museum at Emory University is one of the Southeast's premier ancient art museums with collections of art objects from ancient Egypt, Nubia, Greece, and Rome to name a few. Visitors can expect to engage in history that comes alive at the Michael C. Carlos Museum.


Spend the day a world away. The echoes of ancient empires resound at the Michael C. Carlos Museum, inviting visitors to experience the majesty and wonder of treasures left by history's artists, scribes and storytellers. Visitors experience an unforgettable journey back in time to a world ruled by pharaohs, emperors, and kings at Georgia's premier museum devoted to the art and history of world cultures. The Michael C. Carlos Museum offers gallery talks, children's programs, interactive technology, audio tours, family guides, special exhibitions, films and much more. Located at the heart of Emory University's campus this is the gateway to the stories of civilization.