Writing a story of innovation and rebirth
A window showcasing a rich civilisation
Ancient Syrian city Ugarit is the birthplace of the world’s oldest alphabet: a tiny clay tablet carved with the symbols that sparked the evolution of the written word. The Syria Pavilion celebrates a heritage of sharing knowledge, as well as the nation’s culture of community and perseverance. Examine a Ugarit alphabet tablet and trace its impact on humanity, then learn about Syria’s agricultural history through its seeds and ears of wheat. Add your voice to one of the world’s most ancient musical pieces, the Syrian “Hurrian Hymn”, and experience this ambitious nation’s inspiring vision of a better future for us all.
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