|My three-year-old handling materials used to make mosaics.|
Our first stop was the Reading Room to learn about Byzantine mosaic-making in an intimate, hands-on setting.
My tour of the special exhibit - the Art of Byzantium - was short. My daughter was on Day Four of museum-going, and she wanted to play in the Family Forum and take a walk outside. So, we did.
|Dressed as a gladiator|
|Slaying a gorgon|
|She insisted on carrying a "parasol" in the villa's garden.|
|Making a crayon rubbing|