Lets see the Aztecs exhibition at the Melbourne Museum and then have dinner at The Pumphouse Hotel, across the road at 6pm. We can have some pre-dinner drinks at the bar.
We will meet at 3:15pm SHARP, to go into the exhibition at 3:30pm.
A few things to note:
1. There are only 100 tickets for 3:30pm, they were all still available on 11/07/14.
2. The exhibition shuts at 5pm daily, 3:30pm is the last admission time.
3. Please buy your tickets about 1 to 2 weeks before the event.
4. If 3:30pm sells out, 3:15pm, might still be available.
Aztecs is an exhibition about a highly organized civilization and the spectacular city it created, Tenochtitlan (pronounced Teh-notch-tit-lan).
Discover the Aztecs' ingenious agricultural technology, bustling trade and array of gods. There are stories of war, the arrival of Spanish explorers, how Cortes the conquistador met Moctezuma the Aztec ruler and yes, human sacrifice.
The Aztecs also introduced chocolate to the world.
Origins of the Aztecs
Pyramid of power
War and conquest
Growing an Empire
Living with the gods
Fall of the Aztec Empire
For more infromation, http://www.museumvictoria.com.au/melbournemuseum/whatson/current-exhibitions/aztecs/aztecs-introduction/
To see some amazing images, http://www.weekendnotes.com/aztecs-exhibition-melbourne-museum/
Admission prices are, Adults $24, concession $16.
Parking is $15 at the Museum. Parliament Train Station is a 3 minute walk away and Tram routes 86 and 96, stop right at the Museum.
This Meetup is also on the Melbourne City Adventures Meetup Group.