Dive deeper into the world of Alexander the Great with our full season of events.
Known to have built an empire that stretched across the world, Alexander’s exploration of unfamiliar lands, rulers and cultures, from European to Asian moulded his legacy into the myths and legends we know of today.
Join curators, writers and historians to delve further into these stories, as you decide for yourself who Alexander really was.
Find out more about the Alexander the Great: The Making of a Myth exhibition.
Supported by Patricia G. and Jonathan S. England – British Library Innovation Fund
With thanks to the American Trust for the British Library, The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, The Hellenic Foundation, London, and Professor James H. Marrow and Dr. Emily Rose.