Heroes and Monsters resources

Heroes and Monsters at Manchester Art Gallery

Things to do

Help Atlanta through the maze to find wild boar for her lunch (PDF download)

Add a little colour to the beastly Scylla and beautiful sirens (PDF download)

Online resources

The Theoi Project is a site exploring Greek mythology and the gods in classical literature and art.


This site is devoted to the heroes, gods and monsters of Greek mythology.


Discover ancient Greece with the BBC's interactive website.


Voyage with Odysseus, survive Spartan boy soldier training, gatecrash a wealthy party, take a tour round ancient Athens or dive down to a shipwreck in this British Museum website


Further reading

Mythological Monsters of Ancient Greece by Sara Fanelli ages 3-8

Atticus the Storyteller: 100 Stories from Greece by Lucy Coats ages 5-9

D’Aulaire’s Book of Greek Myths by Ingri D’Aulaire and Edgar Parin D’Aulaire ages 9-12

Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan ages 10+

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