The 2020 cultural season at la Cité du vin will be presenting many workshops and events, not to be missed. The « Drink with the gods » exhibit runs from 5 June to 30 August 2020. With a collection of 50 Ancient works, some of which are provided by the Louvre museum in Paris and the National Museum of Archaeology in Athens, as well as works by 3 street artists, the exhibition offers visitors a journey to explore mythology and the role of wine in Greco-Roman civilization.
Wine, during Antiquity, held a predominant place. People would drink this divine nectar to be closer to the gods. Thanks to a fascinating scenography, discover unique works of art and the multiple facets of Dionysos, the god of vines and wealth.
An exhibition produced by the Wine culture and civilization Foundation (Fondation pour la culture et les civilisations du vin).