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    Name: Get Your Toga On Exhibit at Collinsville Library
    Date: September 1, 2017 - October 15, 2017
    Event Description:
    September 1st - October 15th - Get Your Toga On! (A Visit to Rome Exhibit) Collinsville Library

    The exhibit takes visitors behind the scenes for sights and secrets of this fascinating city that attracts
    millions annually from around the world. They’ll see Ancient Rome --a place where emperors reigned,
    gladiators battled, and togas were an accepted mode of dress.
    Visitors will marvel at this city’s history of more than 2,500 years and see magnificent arches, aqueducts, and sites still well preserved. Display cases will include unusual pieces such as Roman coins (replicas) and special items brought home by Rome visitors. There will be data on popular sites such as the Colosseum, Forum, Vatican, and Trevi Fountain and art by Michelangelo. And guests can register free for a drawing of special prizes – some from Rome itself.
    Location:
    Collinsville Library
    408 W. Main Street
    Collinsville, IL 62234
     
    Date/Time Information:
    September 1st- October 15th